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STIPA tenuissima - Pony Tails Mexican Feather Grass

STIPA tenuissima - Pony Tails Mexican Feather Grass

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Versatile Landscaping: Whether planted as a stand alone specimen or combined with other perennials, Pheasant Tail Grass brings a touch of drama and movement to your landscape. Its versatility makes it suitable for a wide range of garden designs. STIPA tenuissima 'Ponytails' is a mesmerizing addition to your garden, featuring feathery plumes that sway in the breeze, creating a soft and captivating landscape. This ornamental grass is not just a plant; it's a sculptural masterpiece that adds texture and movement to your outdoor haven.

Key Features:
Feathery Plumes: 'Ponytails' boasts slender, feathery plumes that resemble a cascade of golden threads. These airy inflorescences create a mesmerizing display, swaying gracefully in the wind and adding a touch of whimsy to your garden.

Golden Elegance: The fine-textured blades of Mexican Feather Grass emerge in vivid green and mature to a golden hue, providing a dynamic contrast to the landscape. 'Ponytails' introduces an extra layer of elegance with its golden, cascading plumes.

Compact and Tidy Growth: With a compact and tidy growth habit, STIPA tenuissima 'Ponytails' is ideal for borders, rock gardens, or as a standout container specimen. The graceful arching leaves and plumes form a neat mound, creating a well-organized and visually appealing display.

• Botanical Name: STIPA tenuissima 'Ponytails'
• Common Name: Mexican Feather Grass 'Ponytails'
• Plant Type: Ornamental Grass
• Mature Height: 18-24 inches
• Mature Spread: 12-18 inches
• Exposure: Full sun
• Foliage Colour: Green turning golden.
• Flower Colour: Golden tan
• Bloom Time: Late spring to summer
• Water Needs: Low to moderate.
• Soil Type: Well-drained
• Maintenance: Low – Cut back in late winter to early spring
• Hardiness Zones: 6-10
• Low-Maintenance Beauty: 'Ponytails' is a low-maintenance ornamental grass, requiring minimal care to thrive. Its adaptability to various soil types and drought tolerance makes it an excellent choice for both novice and experienced gardeners.

Versatile Landscape Accent: Whether planted en masse for a stunning display or used as an accent plant, Mexican Feather Grass 'Pony Tails' brings a touch of charm to any landscape. Its versatility allows for creative landscaping designs and easy integration into existing gardens.

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