Red Baron Japanese Blood Grass
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - GrassGrowth Rate - Slowly spreading by rhizomesMature Height - Leaves to 20"Mature Width - Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Fruit - Leaf - Emerges green at the base in spring with red tips; red color increases over the summerFall Color - Color fades with hard frostBark - Other Features - Strong color accent, can be dramatic in sweeps and massesPossible Use - Tough enough for groundcover in challenging sites such as parking lots and traffic islandsSeason Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Best in moist, fertile soil in full sun. Drought tolerant once established. Propagate by division and transplant in spring. Hardy to zone 6Native Habitat - JapanDiseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Grass.- Other plants of the family Poaceae.- Other plants of the genus Imperata.- Other plants of the species Imperata cylindrica.