Karoo Queen

MELINIS nerviglumis - ME5700

gorgeous plumes of shiny, fluffy pink to deep red

Crop type Pot & Bedding
Article code ME5700
Full Name MELINIS nerviglumis Karoo Queen
Year of Introduction 2023
Common Name Mountain Red Top
Botanical Category Perennials first year flowering
Species nerviglumis
Variety Karoo Queen
Family Poaceae
Hybrid No
Colour Red
Height in cm - inches 60 - 24
Height Category Medium
Flowering - Harvest Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Use D - Dry flower, G - Grass, H - Heat tolerant, J - Full sun, L - Landscaping
TSW 0.5263
Seedcount per gram 1900
Germination Method Top of Paper, 20°C, Light - (TP20L)
Days to Germinate 7-14
Division Home Garden Flowers



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