Carex Testacea Evergreen Grass With Red Foliage 2 litre Pot
From spring to autumn the pale olive-green leaves of this ornamental grass turn a warm coppery-orange. In midsummer it bears small brown flower spikes. Although it will take some shade it colours up best in full sun. Grow it among other grasses or perennials, as a specimen plant or in a large pot.
Garden care: Comb through the plant in winter to remove dead foliage
Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: any, well-drained soil
Rate of growth: average
Flowering period: July to August
Eventual Spread: 0.6m
Eventual Height: 1.5m
This plant is grown in a 2 litre pot and is approx 30cm tall.