The cheap alternative to bale planting!
This variant of root planting is most appropriate to plant a long hedge for sight protection using many troughs or pots . Place the roots at the recommended distance in double rows and then bury them approximately in a depth of 5 cm. Just once pressed, and slightly watered , done!
Our Jumbogras root pieces strong> for terrace and balcony in plant container are available in the following sizes:
Mini: 8 cm long, 0.5 – 0.75 meters high in the 1st summer, e.g. 20 pcs for trough 100 cm (L) x 50 cm (W) x 45 cm (H)
Midi: 10 cm long, 0.5 – 1 meter high in the 1st summer, e.g. 15 pcs for trough 100 cm (L) x 50 cm (W) x 45 cm (H)
Maxi: 12 cm long, 0.75 – 1 meter high in the 1st summer, e.g. 12 pcs for trough 100 cm (L) x 50 cm (W) x 45 cm (H)
Jumbo: 15 cm long, 0.75 – 1.25 meters high in the 1st summer, e.g. 9 pcs for trough 100 cm (L) x 50 cm (W) x 45 cm (H)
Jumbogras seed band : 0.75 – 1 meter in the 1st summer, planting in a single row, starting at 1 meter
Easy ordering: Just select the trough size and enter the desired root size (mini to jumbo), done!
This Miscanthus species (Miscanthus x giganteus) is extremely robust , also concerning water and nutrients. After 2 to 3 years of growth, it reaches the final height of ca 1.25 – 2 meters in the trough or pot depending on soil and water availability and can also be used on a balcony or on a terrace for a relatively dense sight protection hedge .
Further tips on maintenance for a Jumbograshecke can be found in the gardening tips below.
Enjoy your new Jumbogras trough plantation for your terrace and balcony!