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Plant Details

Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron'

Japanese Blood Grass
Zone: 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Exposure: Part Shade
Plant Category: Ornamental Grasses & Bamboo
Height: Minimum 12 feet , Maximum 18 feet
Width: Minimum 12 feet , Maximum 18 feet
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A tufted, upright plant with leaf blades that are emerald green on the bottom and deep red at the top. The color intensifies in late summer and fall. This beautiful accent plant grows easily and is well suited to rock gardens. Give it sun to partial shade in moist and well drained soil. Grows 18" tall.
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Submitted by Ref: Plantlust.com on 11/8/2012 4:25 PM

Well-named grass, the bright red leaves stand out in the garden. To 12-18” tall x 12” wide, this grass likes well drained soil and moist conditions in full sun for best color. Frost hardy in USDA zone 5.

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Submitted by Ref: Plantlust.com on 11/8/2012 4:25 PM

When backlit by the sun the 15" red blades glow like shards of glass. Spreading perennial grass that prefers good moist soil.

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Submitted by Ref: Plantlust.com on 11/8/2012 4:25 PM

Red & Green foliage. Deciduous.

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Blooming Nursery Inc. Cornelius, OR Email now 503-357-2904 Container: 2
Briggs Nursery Porter, WA Email now 800-444-1515 Liner: 4
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    Krueger's Nursery Cornelius, OR Email now 503-804-1745 Container: X
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  • P & D Nursery Tualatin, OR Email now 503-638-6366 Container: 3
    Rocky Mountain Nursery Independence, OR Email now 503-838-4222 Container: 2
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  • Sester Farms Inc. Gresham, OR Email now 503-663-4844 Container: X
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