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Botanical name: Stipa pennata
Other names: Feather grass , European feather grass
Species: S. pennata - S. pennata is a tufted, rhizomatous, deciduous, perennial grass with arching, linear, mid-green leaves and, in summer, long, slender panicles of silvery-grey flower spikelets.
Stipa pennata is: Deciduous
Flower: Silvery-grey in Summer
Foliage: Mid-green in Summer
Habit: Arching, Clump-forming
Pests: Generally pest free
Diseases: Generally disease free
Pruning: Cut back in early winter.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation: Sow seed in containers in spring.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Stipa pennata (Feather grass ) will reach a height of 0.8m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Prairie planting
Cultivation: Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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