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Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron'

Japanese Blood Grass

Main interest:
variegated red and green foliage, upright form
full sun or partial shade, dry to moist well-drained soil
Growth type:
variegated, green with red tips
USDA Hardiness:
zone 5: -28.9 °C (-20 °F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 2 ft (.6 m) width: 2 ft (.6 m)
borders, accent, containers, ground cover

Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron', a Japanese ornamental grass has a unique variegation. Commonly known as Japanese Blood Grass, it has red-tipped green blades. The red tips deepen and darken over the summer, reaching maximum saturation in the fall. It is an upright clumping grass that grows to 2 ft. Japanese Blood Grass is stunning planted in drifts or as a colour accent in borders. Plant with Hakonechloa macra ‘Aureola’ for excellent contrast and impact.

Please use availability information as a guide only. The weather is a fickle thing, and impacts when our plants are actually available for shipping. Please be aware that we are not answering emails regarding plants availability. The best advice we can give you is to check back once in a while, choose a size option and check the current stock.

$14.99 - $37.99

Ships ON, QC, NB, PE, NS
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