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Botanical name: Spartina pectinata 'Aureomarginata'
Other names: Gold-edged prairie cord grass, Spartina pectinata 'Variegata'
Variety or cultivar: 'Aureomarginata' _ 'Aureomarginata' is a clump-forming, vigorous perennial grass with narrow, strap-shaped pale-green, yellow-edged leaves, with spike-like inflorescences which are light green in early summer.
Spartina pectinata 'Aureomarginata' is: Deciduous
Flower: Pale-green in Summer; Pale-brown in Autumn
Foliage: Green, Cream, Variegated in All seasons
Habit: Arching, Clump-forming
Diseases: Generally disease free.
Pruning: Cut back dead foliage spent flower stems in spring.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Spartina pectinata 'Aureomarginata' (Gold-edged prairie cord grass) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Beds and borders, Bog garden, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Instant, Low Maintenance, Waterside
Cultivation: Plant in permanently moist, fertile soil. Tolerant of saline and thrives in boggy sites.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Well-drained, Moist but well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
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