Luzula Sylvatica

 

Greater Woodrush. A densely tufted evergreen grass with narrow, glossy, deep green leaves and clusters of open chestnut-brown flowers. Max Height 80cm. Max Spread 45cm. Flowers April to June.

 

Moist, Well drained soil. Tolerant of poorer soils. Full sun/partial shade. Hardy.

 

General Ornamental Grass Planting care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.