Join Our Gardening Club

Popular 18 others are looking at this right now

Watch our Video

Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra'Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron', Japanese Blood Grass

Hardy Perennial

What is Hardy Perennial?
A plant that lives for more than two years.
Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.

FROM £14.99

78% (36 Reviews)
Garden Club Members Price: FROM £13.49 JOIN TODAY

Bring structure and colour to summer borders

Amazing colours textures and interest

Very low maintenance plants

Loading...
Please note: This product cannot be delivered outside the United Kingdom.

Height Up to 50cm (20in)
Spread Up to 50cm (20in)

Hardy Perennial

patiolow maintenance garden

full sun

JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDEC
Flowering Months

You May Also Like

Pennisetum x advena 'Fireworks'

57 Reviews
Quick Buy

Just£14.99

Stipa tenuissima

6 Reviews
Quick Buy

5 Options From£8.99

Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens'

15 Reviews
Quick Buy

6 Options From£10.99

Pennisetum alopecuroides

22 Reviews
Quick Buy

6 Options From£10.99

Miscanthus 'Purpurascens'

3 Reviews
Quick Buy

Just£14.99

Miscanthus 'Indian Summer'

7 Reviews
Quick Buy

2 Options From£17.99

Cortaderia selloana 'White'

0 Reviews
Quick Buy

3 Options From£14.99

Miscanthus sinensis 'Kleine Silberspinne'

11 Reviews
Quick Buy

Just£14.99

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'

20 Reviews
Quick Buy

5 Options From£10.99

Carex 'Feather Falls'

3 Reviews
Quick Buy

3 Options From£14.99

Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus'

6 Reviews
Quick Buy

3 Options From£10.99

Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'

2 Reviews
Quick Buy

7 Options From£10.99

Description
If you’re a fan of bright colours and grasses, Imperata cylindrical ‘Rubra’ combines both into one, producing an unusual and dramatic grass. The leaves are green at the base, with red tips that appear more intense as summer progresses into autumn, when they begin to shine like a jewel and light up the garden when it’s starting to look a little past its best. Height & Spread: 50cm (20”).


2 x 9cm potted imperata plants (KA6948)
1 x 14cm potted imperata plant (65187)
1 x 9cm potted imperata plant (KA4001)
3 x 9cm potted imperata plants (KB0348)
1 x 1 litre potted imperata plant (KA3887)

How to Grow
Imperata can be planted in full sun or semi-shade and requires a moist, well drained soil, especially in winter. Plant in groups of three or five for the most dramatic effect
More Info
Remove any all-green shoots if they appear. Clumps can be divided in the spring if large enough to do so.
Delivery

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £5.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £6.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

Thompson & Morgan strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. Sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this, so regretfully we are unable to ship live plants to the following areas: HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR24, ZE1-ZE3

Reviews
Video

LOADING...

Recently Viewed

Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra'

36 Reviews
Quick Buy

5 Options From£14.99

Sign Up For Exclusive Special Offers

JOIN NOW
RedEye

Sign up for exclusive offers!