Eragrostis spectabilis (Purple Love Grass)

Purple Love Grass

£4.99
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Eragrostis spectabilis (Purple Love Grass)

Each

(Code P9556)

£4.99

Pack of 3

(Code P9557)

£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. 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 Pot grown plant
Delivery Delivery October/November

Key Product Information

Delivery October/November

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

Pot grown plant

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 Pot grown plant
    Delivery Delivery October/November

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    Pot grown plant

    Delivery October/November

    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.