Even from a distance, this striped, ornamental grass is a beauty! Zebra Grass makes a great addition to large pots, feature beds, even near the edge of a pond or creek. The perfect accent choice for nearly any landscape site, it adds amazing texture, interest and color with little care or maintenance required. It features nicely in focal point plantings, along walkways or near an entry. Plus, it is essential to year-round displays, adding a rustic appeal to late-fall or winter scenes well after the growing season has ended. And just when you think it can't get any better, Zebra Grass bears plush, pinkish copper plumes appear in the early fall.
Hardiness Zones 5-9
Mature Height 4 - 6 feet
Bloom Time September
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Grass-like green foliage with yellow spots/stripes.
Mature Spread :
4 - 6 feet
4 - 6 feet
Planting Instructions :
Plant with top of rootball at soil level and 48-72" apart.
Soil Moisture :
Poor to average soil
Will Tolerate :
Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Pruning Instructions :
Winter Care :
Mulch +/- 2"
Planting Depth :
Top of rootball 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
package.Your order confirmation will have an estimated shipping time.When your order is actually shipped you will be sent
an updated shipping estimate.You may check your order status at any time on this website using your email or account number
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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