Plume Grass

Saccharum giganteum

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Sugarcane Plume Grass, Giant Plume Grass
Plant Family:Poaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Birds, Butterflies
Bloom Time:Late August to late September
Fruit Timing:Late August to mid October (Hough)
Global and State Rank:G5, S3
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Clay, Loam, Sandy
Soil Moisture:Moist, Wet
Soil pH:Acidic, Slightly Acidic
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Moist, Wet

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