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Phaenosperma globosa

Phaenosperma globosa
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Plant Family: Poaceae

Planting Style:  prairie
Season of Interest:  Mid-summer
Position/ Situation:  Sunny Border
Sun or Shade:  Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Green
Scented flowers or leaves:  No Scent
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Evergreen:  Yes
Soil Type:  Heavy/Clay
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Not Known To Be Resistant
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


A bold evergreen grass with broad leaves to 1 inch wide. They are light green with darker ribs giving it a pleated look. The leaves get to about a foot but the flower spikes reach 4-5ft. The flowers are held in loose panicles and are followed by small round green seeds. Makes a bold statement in a mixed border.


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