Milky Way Ribbon Grass, Chlorophytum Charlotte - Plant

Any tiny segment of root or rhizome can spout and spread. Use of soil barriers should be considered at the time of planting to prevent rhizomes from spreading into unwanted areas.
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1Milky Way Ribbon Grass, Chlorophytum Charlotte - Plant
25 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Milky Way Ribbon Grass

Easily grown in average, dry to wet, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Phalaris arundinacea, commonly called reed canary grass, is an upright.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height6 inch (15 cm)
Plant Spread 4 inch (10 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Reed canary grass
Maximum Reachable Height 3 to 6 feet
Flower Colour Cream/Tan
Bloom Time June to July
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

European genotypes are reportedly more aggressive and invasive than North American genotypes. Flat, green leaf blades (to 8-16" long and 2/3" wide) are attractive from spring to early summer, but tend to brown up as the summer progresses. Airy panicles (to 6-12" long) of greenish white to pale pink flowers bloom above the foliage in early summer (June-July). Flowers are conspicuous but not particularly showy.

Milky Way Ribbon Grass care

Easily grown in average, dry to wet, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Wide range of soil tolerance from wet (will grow in several inches of water) to dry, clay to sand or acidic to alkaline. When grown as a ground cover, 4 plants per square yard will quickly fill in such an area. Rhizomatous. Propagate by division in spring.

Sunlight Full sun to part shade
Watering Medium to wet
Soil Well-drained soil
Temperature 20 to 30 degrees C
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

Milky Way Ribbon Grass special feature

Probably not a good candidate for the border because of the aforementioned invasive characteristics. Will quickly colonize and serve as a dense, weed-free ground cover in areas where invasiveness in not a concern.

Milky Way Ribbon Grass uses

Ornamental Use:

  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

Medicinal Use:

  • Philippines

Frequently Asked Questions

Is ribbon grass invasive?

Yes, Ribbon grass is invasive.

When to cut back ribbon grass?

Cut back the Ribbon grass to a 6-inch height in early spring to encourage full, lush regrowth.

How to trim ribbon grass?

There are no special trimming techniques for trim Ribbon grass. remove old leaves Prune dead foliage and also infected and yellow foliage.

How to grow ribbon grass?

The grass spreads into a thick mat and grows from rhizomes. 1. Pot size 5inches upper diameter inch with a drainage hole. 2. Sunlight- natural indirect bright sunlight is required. 3. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well-drained, fertile and nutrient-rich. 4. Water-Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 5. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer once in a month. Note - For further details check the product description on

When to transplant ribbon grass?

If plant overgrows in the current pot or if the plant is not growing well then transplant the ribbon grass.

What does ribbon grass look like?

Ribbon grass is ornamental grass. The ribbon like leaves looks very attractive.

Where to plant ribbon grass?

You can plant ribbon grass indoor or outdoor where the indirect bright light is available.

How tall does ribbon grass grow?

Ribbon grass grows 12 to 18 inches tall.

How to care for ribbon grass?

Make sure your plant is getting enough amount of bright indirect sunlight, No need to water it daily, water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. avoid overwatering. so drainage is important to prevent rot. Check the drainage hole to allow excess water to escape. Feed it with any organic nitrogen-rich fertilizer once a month.

What is ribbon grass?

Ribbon grass is a perennial plant also called gardeners garters and feather reed grass, is a rhizomatous perennial grass that grows 12 to 18 inches tall.


Sunday, 09 February 2020

Very nice plant but price is ok

Mohan Raj

Thursday, 06 February 2020

I want 2 purchase more of this so please provide this product on last offered dicounted price.


Saturday, 01 February 2020

It s lovely. The plant was carefully packed and seems to be genuine plant. I m happy with my purchase.

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