Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA
Melica nutans

Melica nutans

Common Name: 'Mountain melick'

Attractive arching panicles of rice-like, creamy flowers, turning brown, over contrasting bright green foliage in late spring and early summer. May-Jul. H60 cm S30cm. 


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Care Instructions

Easy to grow in moderately fertile, moist but well-drained, preferably alkaline to neutral soil in sun or partial shade. Dislikes excessive winter wet.


Plant No: 1689

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