Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'

Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'

Synonym(s): Calamagrostis 'Stricta' Common Name: 'Feather reed grass'

A valuable robust, non-invasive clump-forming grass with arching green leaves and long-lasting bronze flowering panicles which fade to pale brown. The narrow flower spikes of this grass give a strong vertical appearance, particularly in early winter. Jul-Sep. H180cm S60cm.

£6.00 - £8.50

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Care Instructions

Easy to grow in most moist, humus-rich, well-drained fertile soils in sun or partial shade, but will tolerate all but the poorest soils. Use as a specimen or plant in large drifts. 

Plant No: 449

About Us

Macplants are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses. We have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh and we also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.

We grow a large range of plants including many interesting and unusual varieties not usually seen for sale. Amongst the many plants we grow are our highly praised autumn Gentians bred here by Dr Ian McNaughton and probably the largest range of Meconopsis cultivars found anywhere.

Our Contacts

Berrybank Nursery,
5 Boggs Holdings,
East Lothian
EH34 5BA

01875 341179