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Family: PoaceaeMain Season: SummerFlower Colour: BrownLeaf Colour: GreenFoliage: DeciduousPosition: SunSoil Type: Good, moist, humus-richHeight: 90cm to 1.2m (3' to 4')Peat Free? YesHardiness Guide: RHS H7 minimum at least -20CPot Size: 1.4L
None available at present.
Dense clumps of low foliage and slender upright stems to 1m topped with dark flowers that ripen to a warm bronzey gold. Easy and long lived in good soil in sun.
Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Heidebraut'£4.50
Flower stems less erect than other forms, brown flowers age to soft yellow in autumn. 1.2m Good soil in full sun.
Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Sunbeam'£6.50
A new introduction. Clumps of arching green foliage and stems to 75cm producing the greenish brown flowers in midsummer. Excellent warm golden yellow autumn and winter colour. Good soil in sun.
Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Winterfreude'£6.50
Clumps of greyish green leaves and upright stems of dark flowers in midsummer to 1m. Good autumn and winter seedheads. Reasonable soil in full sun.