Mýrastigi

Milium effusum 'Aureum'

American Milletgrass

syn. Wood Millet

Poaceae

Height

40 - 60 cm

Flower colour

tan

Inflorence type

panicle

Flowering time

August

Foliage colour

chartreuse

Sunlight

sun - partial shade

Soil

well drained, moist

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

garden variety, the species is native to N-America, Europe and N-Asia

Milium is a small genus in the grass family, Poaceae, with a distribution in the northern hemisphere. A large number of species previously classified in the genus have been moved to other genera.

Propagation:


Division in spring or fall.


Seed - sown in February - March.

Seed lightly covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination. 

Self-seeds moderately.

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