Chusquea couleou E. Desv.

Gramineae

Chusquea couleou (24232 byte) Deep green canes, reddish on the sun exposed site. Up to 3m high. Typical white sheats at each node in the first year. Leaves 3 to 8 cm long. Short leavy branches in dense clusters. Canes stay close to each other, plant doesn`t produce runners.

Home: Chile

Cultivated: Germany & France

Author: Rainer Oberle

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