Introducing Luzula sylvatica, commonly known as Great Wood-rush, an enchanting ornamental grass that adds texture and elegance to shaded and woodland gardens. With its lush, green foliage and delicate flower spikes, this perennial brings a touch of woodland charm to any landscape, making it a favorite among garden enthusiasts.

Key Features:

  • Lush Green Foliage: The standout feature of Luzula sylvatica is its broad, glossy green leaves. These form dense, tufted clumps that provide a rich, verdant ground cover, enhancing the visual appeal of shady areas.
  • Graceful Flower Spikes: In late spring to early summer, Luzula sylvatica produces slender, airy flower spikes adorned with small, brownish flowers. These delicate blooms rise above the foliage, adding a soft, ethereal quality to the garden.
  • Shade Tolerant: Perfect for shaded and partially shaded areas, Great Wood-rush thrives where many other plants struggle. It is an excellent choice for woodland gardens, shaded borders, and underplanting beneath trees and shrubs.
  • Low Maintenance: This ornamental grass is easy to grow and care for, requiring minimal maintenance once established. It is tolerant of a variety of soil types, including poor and heavy soils, making it a versatile and resilient choice for any garden.
  • Evergreen Beauty: Luzula sylvatica retains its lush green foliage year-round, providing continuous interest and color even in the winter months. Its evergreen nature ensures that your garden remains vibrant and inviting throughout the seasons.

Planting and Care:

To ensure your Luzula sylvatica thrives, plant it in a location with partial to full shade. It prefers moist, well-drained soil but can adapt to a range of soil conditions. Water regularly during the establishment phase, after which it requires only occasional watering. Remove any dead or damaged foliage in early spring to keep the plant looking its best.

Enhance your garden with the timeless charm and easy-care nature of Luzula sylvatica. This ornamental grass promises to bring lush greenery and delicate beauty to shaded areas, creating a tranquil and captivating woodland landscape. Embrace the elegance of Great Wood-rush and enjoy a garden that thrives with year-round color and grace.

Luzula Sylvatica 2L

Estimated delivery between 18 -21 Jul

Free Standard Delivery over £150
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40cm x 40cm
Partial Shade / Full Shade

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