Beautiful variegated form with crisp, uniform green and white striping and refined habit. An Emerald Coast Growers introduction.
Production Location: Florida
Common Name: Feather reed grass
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 10
Mature Height: 48 inches
Plume-Seedhead Color: White
Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Patent/Royalty: .10 per plant included in tray price
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
Soil EC: 1.8-2.2
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks
Growing Info: Pinching not required.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N
Moisture Level: Allow plants to dry between ample waterings.
Watch for Pest and Disease: Aphids, leaf spot
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: High light is beneficial.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Grown primarily for foliage.