Arundo donax

Species

  • Arundo donax
  • Arundo donax
  • Arundo donax
  • Reed grass
  • Giant reed
  • Spanish cane
  • Arundo coleotricha
  • Arundo barbigera
  • Arundo versicolor
  • Striped giant reed 'variegata'

Tags

Arundo donax, otherwise known as arundo donax, is a ornamental grasses and bamboo, ornamental grasses and bamboo plant species native to Alabama.

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Appearance

Bloom color
mintCream
tan
mintCream
tan
Foliage
Grown for foliage
Herbaceous
Provides winter interest
This plant is resistant to deer
Grown for foliage
Herbaceous
Provides winter interest
This plant is resistant to deer
Leaf color
limeGreen

Space

Dimensions

Arundo donax can grow from 3.6m to 6mm tall
3.6m to 6m
Spacing
2.4
3
3.6
4.7

Sun

Optimal
Full
Full

Water

Optimal
Mesic

Soil

Soil PH Requirements
6.1
7.8

Time

Bloom
Late Summer
Early Fall
Mid Fall
Late Summer
Early Fall
Bloom Time
Non-patented
Non-patented

Reproduction

Seed Collecting
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Other
May be a noxious weed or invasive
May be a noxious weed or invasive
Patent information
By dividing the rootball
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
By air layering
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From herbaceous stem cuttings