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Purple moor grass

Molinia caerulea 'Variegata'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

45cm

40cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Purple moor grass Overview

Mid green leaves with a yellow stripe are borne. Has panicles of purple spikelets in early summer to mid summer.

How to propagate Purple moor grass

Seed

You can propagate from seeds.

Division

Division of cultivars and coloured-leafed forms in spring.

Other uses of Purple moor grass

Ornamental, border