Eragrostis spectabilis (Purple Love Grass)

Purple Love Grass

£4.99

Eragrostis spectabilis (Purple Love Grass)

Each

(Code P496)

£4.99

Pack of 3

(Code P497)

£9.98
Eragrostis spectabilis, otherwise known as 'purple love grass', is a standout variety with light green foliage that blends into striking red through autumn. It also produces lovely, delicate red-purple flowers in late summer which fade to bronze with the foliage in autumn. Height and spread 80cm. Supplied in a 9cm pot.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Autumn
Flower Colour MIXED
Foliage Colour VARIEGATED
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
How Supplied 9cm pot grown plants
Delivery Delivery within 28 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 28 days

Season Interest

Autumn

Flower Colour

MIXED

Foliage Colour

VARIEGATED

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

9cm pot grown plants

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 80cm
Mature Spread 80cm
Height Supplied 40cm
Height Supplied

40cm

Mature Height

80cm

Mature Spread

80cm

Planting Plant in a hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.
Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
Pruning Late Winter/Spring.
Planting

Plant in a hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.

Soil Type

Well drained fertile soil.

Pruning

Late Winter/Spring.

Plant out as soon as possible. Plant in well dug prepared soil. Grow at the back of the border or free standing.
In late winter/spring cut out any dead foliage and remove the previous years flower stems. Wear gloves to protect hands from the sharp foliage.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Autumn
    Flower Colour MIXED
    Foliage Colour VARIEGATED
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    How Supplied 9cm pot grown plants
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    9cm pot grown plants

    Delivery within 28 days

    Season Interest

    Autumn

    Flower Colour

    MIXED

    Foliage Colour

    VARIEGATED

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 80cm
    Mature Spread 80cm
    Height Supplied 40cm
    Height Supplied

    40cm

    Mature Height

    80cm

    Mature Spread

    80cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant in a hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.

    Soil Type

    Well drained fertile soil.

    Pruning

    Late Winter/Spring.

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Plant out as soon as possible. Plant in well dug prepared soil. Grow at the back of the border or free standing.
    In late winter/spring cut out any dead foliage and remove the previous years flower stems. Wear gloves to protect hands from the sharp foliage.
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