Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'®
The Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'® is a perennial that belongs to the grass family' Poacea ' and has a beautiful needle-like dark green crop. The Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'® is a very compact type of ornamental grass with a polular growth habit.
When planting several Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'®, these can make a beautiful sodding unit, but it can also be used as a solitary garden plant!
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 the 2921 meter high mountain (Pic Carlit) in the eastern Pyrenees of France.
The Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'® does not like wet feet.
If there is too much water, the beautiful needle-green crop can change color to a yellow / green color.
A moist root ball is sufficient to keep this Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'® happy.
This ornamental grass is crazy about the sun! A sunny location is the Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'® the most pleasant!
The Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'® does not flower
Freezing cold to -8 ° is no problem for the Festuca glauca 'AmiGold'®.
Twice a year some lawn food is sufficient.
Remove the withered leaves after the winter.
Will be 25-30 cm high.
Plants per m²:
5 plants per m² - 30 cm apart
Combine in a planter or border the Festuca gautieri 'AmiGreen'® with the following types of ornamental grasses for a colorful whole:
Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'®
Festuca glauca 'AmiGold'®
Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'®