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A picture of a Molinia caerulea var. arundinacea

Molinia caerulea var. arundinacea

Molinia caerulea var. arundinacea

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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

2.3m

60cm

Min

1.7m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Molinia caerulea var. arundinacea Overview

A tuft-forming, herbaceous perennial with broad, grey-green leaves. Panicles of purple spikelets grow on upright stems in the summer.

How to propagate Molinia caerulea var. arundinacea

Seed

You can propagate from seeds.

Division

Division of cultivars and coloured-leafed forms in spring.

Other uses of Molinia caerulea var. arundinacea

Ornamental, border