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Arundo donax

For sale by Barracott Plants

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Giant Reed. Broad, long blue-grey leaves. Panicles of white-yellow flowers Aug-Nov. Up to 6m. Moist or dry soil, in sun.

Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Arundo donax

Common names

Striped giant reed, Indian grass


Arundo donax (Striped giant reed). This is an ornamental grass. It is a tall-growing species which will reach about 4m; this plant can create a dramatic effect in your landscape. The flowers are panicle spikes which will appear in the autumn.

Interest and use

Ornamental, privacy, foliage

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Arundo donax | Gunnislake, Cornwall, PL18 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Sandy
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterMoist

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