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Spartina pectinata ‘Aurea Marginata’

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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Praire cord grass is an arching grass with ribbon like green leaves with a marginal yellow stripes. Height 1.2m, spread 90cm, herbaceous and hardy.

Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Spartina pectinata ‘Aurea Marginata’

Common names

Prairie cord grass


Spartina pectinata ‘Aurea Marginata’ (Prairie cord grass). Also called. 'Aureo-variegata'. This spreading, herbaceous grass has long, arching, mid green leaves, striped yellow, turning orange-brown in late autumn to late winter.

Interest and use

Ornamental, border, erosion control, aquatic, bog

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Spartina pectinata ‘Aurea Marginata’ | Taunton, Somerset, TA3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Light, Medium
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterMoist

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