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Diarrhena japonica

Diarrhena japonica
Price:  £4.50

Brand:  The Plantsman's Preference
Family:  Poaceae
Main Season:  All Year
Flower Colour:  Gold
Leaf Colour:  Green
Foliage:  Semi-Evergreen
Position:  Shade
Soil Type:  Good, moist, humus-rich
Height:  60cm to 90cm (2' to 3')
Peat Free?  Yes
Hardiness Guide:  RHS H7 minimum at least -20C
Pot Size:  9cm



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Neat clumps of glossy green, ribbon-like, leaves will produce arching stems of fine flowers from midsummer to 60cm. Best in at least some shade.

One of just four species in this small genus, Diarrhena japonica is a classy ornamental grass that provides a largely evergreen foliage plant with the bonus of the airy flowers in the second half of the year.  Deciduous in exposed sites and colder winters.

From China, Korea and Japan.

Synonyn Neomolinia japonica.

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