Misccanthus Cabaret

 

Misccanthus Cabaret. This tall-growing grass is excellent for the back of the border. Having long ribbon like foliage that is streaked with white. In late summer it produces long, attractive plumes of silvery flowerheads that last well into the winter. Having a Height of 240 cm and a Spread of 120cm.

 

 

Plant in moist well drained soil. Full sun, Hardy. Cut back hard in the spring to encourage new growth.

 

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.