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Wood Oats

Chasmanthium latifolium
Chasmanthium latifolium

Chasmanthium

Chasmanthium latifolium (G-0101)

Each 8.75

AVAILABLE MAY 2021

<i>Chasmanthium latifolium</i> <i>Chasmanthium latifolium</i>

A versatile performer, clump-forming Wood Oats calls the American Southeast its home. Whether surging upright in a sunny spot, or growing more relaxed in a shadier location, the bamboo-like rich green foliage makes a pendulous foil for its prized flowers. Bearing a resemblance to oats, pale green spikelets dangle on slender arching stems. As autumn arrives, the showy inflorescences turn a reddish bronze, while broad blades are set aglow with a vibrant gold. Paling to light salmon, the flowers stay intact through winter and are lovely when frosted with snow. Sultry and verdant, this warm season grower brings captivating detail to the border or an arrangement, handles salt spray, and even endures dry soil in dappled shade.

Blooms July–August

Size: 3' 0" – 4' 0" high x 2-1/2' wide.

Hardy to zone 5.

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Due to the unprecedented influx of orders, phone calls and emails that we have been receiving, our small family run business of not quite a dozen people, is sadly behind at this time. The combination of extremely cold weather in January and February, as well as vendor plant shortages and unanticipated delays, are adding to our difficulty of assigning ship dates in a timely fashion. Please know our team is working diligently to catch up. Orders are currently taking up to 5 weeks to review. To be as fair as possible to our valued customers, we are processing orders in the order they were received. We appreciate your patience and hope that you can accept our heartfelt apology for any inconvenience. 

 

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