Briza maxima ‘Quaking grass’


Briza maxima – ‘Greater Quaking grass’

This Quaking Grass has tight mounds of foliage with wiry stems which are bedecked with delicate panicles of locket-shaped flowers that bob and shiver in the slightest breeze. Flowers from May-September.

Plant type: hardy annual

Site: full sun

Height: 50cm

Sown to grown: 

Min. seeds per packet: 200 seeds

Growing tips: Sow under cover March/April, plant out in May 25-30cm apart. It can also be sown in August-September.

Harvesting/Arranging tips: They are good for drying and make a wonderful addition to buttonholes and bud vase arrangements.

Vase life: 7-10 days

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