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Sep 28, 2022  Week: 39

Live Wire ColorGrass® Isolepis

  • ColorGrass® Isolepis Live Wire Bloom
  • ColorGrass® Isolepis Live Wire Container
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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

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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 used 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 is maintained.
Colour group: Green
Containers: 306 pack, 4 in./10 cm, 6 in./15 cm*, Gallon
*3 plants per pot