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Guinea Grass

Panicum maximum

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

H5-H1c

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Guinea Grass Overview

This tufted grass species is highly palatable and attracts many seed-eating birds to the garden. It is regarded as the most valuable fodder plant and is extensively used to make hay.

Special features of Guinea Grass

Attracts birds

Drought resistant

Wet sites

Other uses of Guinea Grass

Other uses