|Common Name||Variegated Japanese forest grass|
|US Patent #||--|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Growth Habit||Spreading / Trailing|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||It is a variegated form.|
|Landscape Value||Graceful arching foliage is useful in borders, mixed beds, or spilling down slopes.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||24" / 36" / 28"|
|Soil (Garden)||Well drained, with organic component and retaining moisture.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
|Comments||To 6" tall the first year. Wonderful and graceful along pathways. Cut back winter foliage before new spring growth. Survived the winter in Z5b in St. Louis, MO.|
Has graceful arching stems that form loose, cascading mounds 1-3 ft tall. Its foliage is medium green with a variable white striation reminiscent of bamboo.
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USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 36″ / 28″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): —
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry slightly between waterings.|
|EC||0.5 – 2.0|
|pH||5.5 – 6.0|
|Fertility Needs||50 – 200 ppm|
|Notes||Established plants can handle average irrigation, and dry out longer between waterings. Maintain ave. temps 65-70° F in greenhouse to root out (70-75° F days, 60-65° F nights). Lower temperatures can increase the amount of time needed to establish.|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||10 – 14 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Day Neutral|
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