Briza media

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2 litre pot £9.99 £7.99
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Buy Briza media Lesser quaking grass: Effective and long lasting perennial grass

  • 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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Notes on Briza media

"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"

Good buy

5

Nicely grown, well packed plant

Wardrobe123

Leigh, Surrey

Yes

A favourite plant that keeps giving.

5

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.

Quaking grass

Redhill, Surrey

Yes

Great Grass

4

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

Happy Gardener

West Sussex

Yes

Briza media

4.7 3

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