Golden oats (Stipa gigantea)

Arching stems of glistening, golden, oat-like flowerheads above clumps of slender, grey-green leaves. This majestic semi-evergreen grass is an excellent specimen plant for a sunny, mixed or new perennial border. Perfect for introducing movement, it looks stunning under-planted with the rich purple flowerheads of Allium hollandicum 'Purple Sensation'.

Winter tender warm season perennial
Height 150/180 cm
Width 50-70 cm
Spacing 50-70 cm /1-3 pc/m2
Flowering time VI-VIII
Site sunny, warm, drier poor well drained soil. Cover in winter.
Use accent, groups
Cutting back late spring
Propagation division
Availability 2021 plants
Out of stock