Brighten up any landscape spot with this unique and versatile maiden grass. A three-season choice for large pots, waterside areas or mass plantings, Morning Light displays its breathtaking beauty as easily as the sun rises each day. It boasts an elegant, rounded plant form that never flops, even after heavy spring rains. It features very fine mid green foliage with thin, white margins that give the leaves a silvery appearance in the sun. In fact, it nearly sparkles! Choose Morning Light as an accent planting to give textural interest to borders or entryways—with little to no maintenance required. Plant in groups for a focal point display. Makes a fine year-round addition.
Hardiness Zones 5-9
Mature Height 4 - 5 feet
Bloom Time September - October (Fall)
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Very fine variegated green and silver striped foliage. Graceful, arching habit.
Mature Spread :
Planting Instructions :
Plant the top of rootball at soil level and 36" apart.
Soil Moisture :
Average. Plants like fertile soil
Will Tolerate :
Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Pruning Instructions :
Cut to base in late winter or early spring.
Winter Care :
Mulch +/- 2"
Planting Depth :
Top of rootbal at soil level.
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year
Special Care :
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.
Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
schedule.Large orders may be shipped in more than one
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provided on your order confirmation.Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48
contiguous states. Click here for zone map.
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