Molinia caerulea subsp. caerulea 'Heidebraut'

9cm pot £7.99
available to order from autumn
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Buy Molinia caerulea subsp. caerulea 'Heidebraut' moor grass: Shimmering colour and movement

This grass dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: any moist but well-drained, preferably acid to neutral soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: May to September
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    From amongst the compact tussocks of foliage, upright, willowy stems emerge in late summer and autumn carrying violet flowerspikes that sway gently in the breeze. This deciduous grass also has good autumn colour.

  • Garden care: Cut back in late winter before the new foliage appears.

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Eventual height & spread

Nice, upright form

5

This very upright molinia looks great in groups of three or more, adding a nice architectural form to a garden.

Paul

Prudhoe

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A attractive grass for partial shade

5

I bought this grass as it can be grown in partial shade. It has grown well and the purple tinge to the flower spikes is very attactive.

Trevor

Ipswich

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Growing well and healthy

4

Looks good all year.

grizzlybear

Wirral

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Late ornamental grasses

Late-season grasses come into their own from September adding another element or two - movement and texture to your garden. Most are tall and graceful and most move and sway with a gossamer presence. As autumn continues the texture of the awns, be it soft

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