Baby Panda Grass (Poganatherum paniceum)
A decorative, compact and bushy small grass, Baby Panda Grass (Poganatherum paniceum) is excellent for edging around rock gardens and is especially good around ponds where it gets plenty of water.
This very small, fine leafed beautiful plant is actually a grass but it looks like a teeny delicate bushy bamboo. Very small pale green leaves. Fast growing and great for greening up your gardens.
Ideal for indoor pot plant or a small bushy attractive garden plant. It grows in a round shaped clump with a width about the same as the height.
|FULL NAME:||BABY PANDA GRASS -- Poganatherum paniceum|
|HEIGHT WHEN MATURE:||0.5m|
|POLE DIAMETER MATURE:||Grass like|
|SUGGESTED PLANTING DISTANCE:||50cm-1m|
|LANDSCAPE OPTIONS:||Rock hedge|
|KNOWN FOR:||soft fluffy appearance good around ponds & rocks|
|OK FOR POTS?||✓|
|BEST CLIMATE:||Full sun to part shade|
|TEMPERATURE RANGE:||to 0°C|
|WATERING:||Every other day for first month until established.|
|OPTIMIM FEEDING:||Twice a year (Spring & Autumn) - suggested Osmocote slow release 6mth|
|BEST SOIL:||Free draining soils with good organics turned over. Can mulch with a leaf litter (not tea tree). If soil is sand mix in organic matter. If clay mounding is recommended.|
|SHIPMENT OPTIONS:||200mm pots - can fit up to 6 in a special plant box.
300mm & 45L bags need to be trucked in, see our freight information page for approx pricing and delivery schedules.