Briza media

Lesser quaking grass

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Ideal in containers, but as happy studding a hot, dry, sunny border, planted with traditional herbaceous plants (look terrific with Hemerocallis); handy in large swathes as ground cover; super for growing on difficult dry banks or rock and gravel gardens, and naturalises well

Lucy Summers - Greenfingers Guides

1 year guarantee
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: any well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: May to August
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    A tufted evergreen grass with purplish-tinted, green leaves. In summer locket-shaped, green-purple flowers, which fade to buff, hang from wory branches. Lovely in wildflower meadows, their flowers are excellent for drying.

  • Garden care: Cut down to the ground in late winter before the new foliage appears.

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4.5

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5.0

A favourite plant that keeps giving.

By Quaking grass

from Redhill, Surrey

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive
  • Hardy
  • Healthy
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Garden
    • Patio

    Comments about Briza media:

    Wonderful in a container of mixed border. Delicate soft grass with oat coloured see heads that dance in the breeze. Long season of interest. A real delight.

    • Your Gardening Experience:
    • Professional
     
    4.0

    Great Grass

    By Happy Gardener

    from West Sussex

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    Pros

    • Accurate Instructions
    • Attractive
    • Hardy
    • Healthy

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Garden

      Comments about Briza media:

      Great grass that stays upright all thru the winter. Not invasive, small upright clump.

      • Your Gardening Experience:
      • Keen but clueless

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      Decorative seed heads for the autumn garden

      As the days shorten, the autumn sun sinks a little lower every day and begins to backlight the borders, picking up detail and silhouette. There’s plenty to enjoy,- seed heads, in autumnal shades of brown and silver take centre stage, often lasting until m

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