GREENER GRASSES

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Cape thatch­ing reeds

Al­though this is tech­ni­cally not a grass, it can be used to cre­ate a grassy ef­fect. Its “foun­tain-like” tufts bring a wel­come soft­ness to the gar­den. It grows to about 1m in height and spreads out widely – when you are plant­ing make sure that there’s am­ple space around it.

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