Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'®
The Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'® is a perennial that belongs to the grass family' Poacea '. The Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'® is a real eye-catcher in a garden or patio due to its lime-colored crop. This ornamental grass has a compact growth habit and is polishing.
When planting multiple Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'® it can become a dazzling spectacle because of its extremely lime-colored leaves. But even as a solitary garden plant, it certainly stands out!
Our regular grower for the grasses is a grower who is committed to sustainable cultivation. They are MPS A + / SQ / GAP certified
MPS A + stands for: MPS (Milieu Programma Sierteelt) and A + is the strictest version.
The MPS - ABC certificate or environmental certificate works as a yardstick that shows how environmentally friendly the business is within a company. The standards and values that you as a grower must meet are drawn up by MPS and checked annually.
SQ stands for: Socially Qualified (SQ)
The MPS - SQ certificate focuses on the social aspects of business operations.
With this certificate the grower can demonstrate that there is a healthy and safe working environment within the company. This certificate also meets all (inter) national requirements in the field of working conditions.
GAP stands for: Good Agricultural Practice (GAP)
The MPS - GAP certificate is focused on the sustainable aspect.
Traceability, the environment, safety and hygiene are the pillars of this certificate.
It indicates that the grower's products are made safe and sustainable and are easily traceable.
This certificate meets the conditions of the Floriculture Sustainability Initiative (FSI 2020)
Originally this ornamental grass comes from North America and Canada.
The Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'® does not like wet feet.
If there is too much water, the lime-colored crop may turn brown.
A damp root ball is sufficient to keep this Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'® happy.
This ornamental grass is crazy about the sun! A sunny location is the Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'® the most pleasant!
The Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'® gets beige colored ears in March / April.
Freezing cold down to -8 ° is no problem for the Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'®.
Twice a year some lawn food is sufficient.
Remove the withered leaves after the winter.
Will be 35-40 cm high.
Plants per m²:
5 plants per m² - 30 cm apart
Combine in a planter or border the Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'® with the following types of ornamental grasses for a colorful whole:
Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'®
Festuca glauca 'AmiGold'®
Festuca glauca 'AmiGreen'®