Recently Viewed

Stipa gigantea

Stipa gigantea
  Zoom
Stipa giganteaStipa giganteaStipa gigantea

Family:  Poaceae
Main Season:  Summer
Flower Colour:  Gold
Leaf Colour:  Green
Foliage:  Evergreen
Position:  Sun
Soil Type:  Dry, well drained
Height:  1.8m to 2.4m (6' to 8')
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  RHS Award of Garden Merit
Peat Free?  Yes
Hardiness Guide:  RHS H4 minimum -5C to -10C
Pot Size:  1.4L

Availability:  

  

None available at present.

View our Pot Size guide: 

AGM Golden Oats. The largest early flowering grass we grow. Rich bronze oat-like flowers up to 25cm long and 2m tall. A superb specimen plant and very drought tolerant.


Other Plants you may like
Stipa gigantea 'Alberich'

Stipa gigantea 'Alberich'£8.50

A new form from Germany. Seems finer and perhaps dwarfer than the species. Drained soil in full sun.

Stipa gigantea 'Gold Fontaene'

Stipa gigantea 'Gold Fontaene'£8.50

AGM A selection from Ernst Pagels with larger bronze-gold panicles up to 50cm long on 2.5m tall stems. Rather more imposing than the species. Can reflower in autumn. Drained soil in sun.

Stipa lessingiana

Stipa lessingiana£4.50

Clumps of very fine bright green leaves and wispy pale buff flowers in summer to 70cm. Hardier and a little bigger than the well known Stipa tenuissima. Drained soil in sun.