Flowers Grasses, Ornamental Silver Tip

Silver Tip

Ornamental Grass Seed

Product ID: 1593

Easy-to-grow grass with a fresh look.

Green to white glumes and awns. 4" heads (not counting the awns). Easy textural element for fresh and dried bouquets. Vigorous wheat/rye cross. Ht. 24-36". Avg. 675 seeds/oz. Packet: 100 seeds.

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Packet

$3.95
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1/4 Pound

$16.40
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1 Pound

$45.00
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5 Pounds

$200.85
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Additional Information

  • This product does not ship to Canada.
Shipments to Canada require a phytosanitary certificate, which includes a $125.00 fee. Rates subject to change.
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 5-10 days at 60-70°F (16-21°C).

SOWING: Direct seed (recommended): Sow about 4 weeks before the last frost date. Sow seeds 1/4" deep, 1-2" apart. Large-scale plantings may be broadcast sown or drilled with a grain drill.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Dry, well-drained, average soil. Drought tolerant, but will not do well in clay soil.

PLANT SPACING: 1-2".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

HARVEST: Fresh or dried: When seed heads have matured but are still green. For varieties with dark awns, wait to cut until the awns begin to darken. Hang to dry.

USES: Excellent cut or dried flower. Midborder in naturalistic or mixed grass plantings.

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Quick Facts

Latin Name
Triticosecale spp.
Days To Maturity
Average number of days from seeding date until ready for harvest.
60 - 75 Days
Life Cycle
Plants are either Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grows year after year), or Biennials (require two years to mature).
Annual
Hybrid Status
Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits. Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.
Open Pollinated
Product Features
Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets
Good variety to choose for fresh cut Flowers displays.
Ideal for Drying and Crafts Ideal for Drying and Crafts
Variety is excellent for creating dried Flowers.
Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets Ideal for Drying and Crafts