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Rhynchelytrum Genus

Ruby grass

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General Needs

  • LightFull sun, Part shade or Shade
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained

Description

Rhynchelytrum genus (Ruby grass). All 'grasses' have basal leaves and rounded flower stems that bear alternate long, narrow leaves. The flowers are bisexual with males and females in the same spikelet. Each flower head comprises of spikelets, with one or more florets, that are covered with glumes or scales.

Characteristics

Annuals or Perennials, Grasses

Propagation

Seed in spring or autumn, or by division in autumn; however forms should be propagated by division only.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Usually little trouble from pests and diseases.

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