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  • Siberian melic
  • Eventual height: 0.9m
  • Eventual spread: 0.6m

Melica altissima 'Alba'

Siberian melic

5 year guarantee
2 litre pot £16.99
2 litre pot £16.99

This grass dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil:fertile, well-drained
  • Rate of growth: average to fast-growing
  • Flowering period: May to June
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    An unassuming but beautiful grass that produces its airy sprays of white, grain-like flowers on slender stems that catch the slightest breeze. It flowers earlier than many of the other ornamental grasses and it blends effortlessly with many different perennials and ferns. Tactile as well as attractive, it will add softness to the planting scheme.

  • Garden care:Cut down to the ground in early spring, before the new foliage appears.

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