Imperata cylindrica Rubra


Perfectly named Japanese blood grass with upright thin foliage that turns a distinctive blood red as the season progresses. Long lived, but can be very slow to establish. Sunny open spot. Soil not too wet. Great in pots. Height; 30cm – 40cm.

Also known as Imperata Red Baron.

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Plant Information

Pot Size

9 cm

How many plants will I need?

7 – 9 Plants Per Square Metre


These ornamental grasses are Deciduous: Cut back stems close to ground level from late February through to the end of March. Cut stems can be left on border as natural mulch or composted.

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