May 26, 2017  Week: 21
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ColorGrass Isolepis Live Wire

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Scientific Name : Isolepis cernua

Common Name : Fiber Optic Grass

Hardiness Zone : 8a - 10b

Plant Habit : Mounded

Spacing : 15 - 25" (38 - 64cm)

Height : 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Width : 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)

Exposure : Partial Sun

Grower Information : 
Seed supplied as: Multi-Seed Pellets.
Plug crop time: 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 6 to 7 weeks

  • Annual grass like plant features a short mound of soft green leaves accented by flower spikes that look like “fiber optic” strands. 
  • Ideal for adding texture to mixed containers or marketing as an indoor plant. 
  • Dense, mounded habit needs no pinching or PGRs, grows upright when young and drapes as it matures. 
  • Performs well in wet conditions. 
  • Prefers shade, but can handle sun if moisture level is maintained.