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Hordeum jubatum

Along with Panicum 'Frosted Explosion' this is THE plant to grow for wonderful movement and lightness in any pot combination or vase.
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20 seeds

5 seedlings (190680-5)

10 seedlings

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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Hardy Annual
Position
Border (Front), Container Garden, Cutting Garden
Soil
Neutral - Alkaline
Flowers
June - September
Height
60cm (24in)
Common name
Foxtail Barley
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun, Part Shade
Spread
60cm (24in)
Cultivation
Sow under cover March-May, lightly covering seeds with compost but don’t block light. Pot on and plant out after the frosts spacing 40cm (16in) apart. Direct sow from late April.

Description

Along with Panicum ‘Frosted Explosion’ this is THE plant to grow for wonderful movement and lightness in any pot combination or vase. It dries beautifully too.

Care Tips

Once the plant is established divide in spring. They usually produce lots of seed, so will come back year after year if they are in a good spot. Fine for gravel, clay soils and coastal gardens as fairly tolerant of salt.