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We continue to be very busy with mail order and current turnaround times are around 10-15 working days.

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Nassella tenuissima

£8.99

Previously known as Stipa tenuissima this is one of the most popular of all grasses, forming clumps of soft green hair like foliage with a succession of lighter green flowers in summer. Sways elegantly in the wind. Sunny well drained position. Height 40cm-60cm. Evergreen

43 in stock

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Plant Information

  • Pot size:
    2 Litre
  • How many plants will I need?
    3 - 5 Plants Per Square Metre
  • Planting areas:
    Open and Sunny, Pots and Containers, Seaside and Coastal, Shorter Flowering, Sun-baked and Dry

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Plant Care

These ornamental grasses are Evergreen: Comb or rake off any old, tired or dead leaves and flowers in spring. Nassella is quick growing and the flowers can become top heavy as they dry. When needed simply cut back close to the base to encourage new growth. Do not cut back in autumn or winter.

This plant can be short lived (3 – 5 years), but division will reinvigorate.

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