Elymus magellanicus

Common Name: Magellan rye grass

Plant Family: Poaceae

Elymus magellanicus
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Price:  £6.50
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Availability:  

  

8 in stock

Size/Qty:  9 cm pots


Drought Tolerant:  Yes
Planting Style:  prairie
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Position/ Situation:  Sunny Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  Green
Leaf Colour:  Blue
Scent:  No Scent
Height:  very low (less than 1ft)
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Heavy/Clay
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy to minus 5 deg. C
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Not Known To Be Resistant
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


One of the best blue grasses with narrow, intense blue leaves and almost prostrate flower spikes in summer. Ideal for a rockery or a container. For fertile, well drained soil in full sun. Remove dead leaves in spring. Warm season.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Shrubland Park Nurseries