Mexican Feather Grass
Using gloves, comb through with your hands in early spring to remove old foliage and seed heads to keep looking neat.
How to care for Mexican Feather Grass
Mexican Feather Grass loves to bask in the sun but also does well in partial aspects.
Brush through in spring to remove old foliage and seed heads.
Water when planting and don't let the soil get dry.
Plant with a good quality peat free compost and refresh once a year in the spring.
Make sure soil is well drained.
Always has colour (evergreen)
RECOMMENDED SOTO POT SIZE
NURSERY POT SIZE
Not that has been reported
EVENTUAL GROWTH (2-5 YEARS)
Height - 0.5m-1m, Width - 0.1m-0.5m
Introducing Mexican Feather Grass (Stipa tenuissima)
In this Soto Masterclass Max covers the key characteristics of this very useful grass.
Watch as Max explains the only maintenance the Mexican Feather Grass, or Stipa tenuissima, needs is running a gloved hand through it to pull away the dead strands, a few times a year.