Carex buchananii Red Rooster

Sedge

From £3.99
Supplied as 7cm Potted plant
CODE KP1132
Supplied as 7cm Potted plant
CODE KP1133
7cm Potted plant
Delivery within 28 days
  • Suitable for planting in sunny and partially shaded locations
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
  • Summer flowering time
  • GREEN foliage colour
  • BROWN flowering Colour

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Product Description

Carex Buchananii Red Rooster, also known as leatherleaf Sedge, is a tufted perennial grass that produces arching leaves in shades of brown and orange throughout the late summer months. Originating from New Zealand, this impressive grass plant is perfect for planting in the summer garden where its hardiness will pay off in any heatwave conditions. Grows to heights of 50-100cm. 7cm potted plants supplied.

Plant Size

Mature Height 100 cm
Mature Spread 60 cm
Plant Spacing 55 cm

Planting Notes

Planting Plant in a hole the same depth as the container, with room for the roots to develop.
Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.

Growing at a glance…

Acclimatise this plant slowly over a fortnight before planting outside. Plant in well-drained, moist soil that reaches plenty of sunlight. Could be full or partial sunlight. Pot up before planting outside so it can grow before sitting in its final position.

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