Grass, Red Baron Japanese Blood
Description: Native to Japan. Forms upright clump 1-2 ft. tall, 1 ft.wide. In spring, leaves emerge medium green at base, red at tip; red color extends along leaf and intensifies in summer and fall. Top half or more of each leaf may be brilliant red. Striking in borders, especially where sun can shine through blades. Rarely (if ever) flowers
Common Name: Red Baron Japanese BloodGrass
Scientific Name: Imperata cylindrica ‘Red Baron’
Type: Perennial, Ornamental Grass
Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 12-18′ height, 12-18′ spread
Foliage Color: Bright green with intense red tips. Reddens as season progresses.
Landscape Use: Mass Plantings, Container
Soil: Well-Drained, Moist
Zone: 5 – 10
Growth Rate: Moderate
Companion Plants: Daylily, Hibiscus. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.