tufted hair grass

Deschampsia cespitosa (tufted hair grass)​

Botanical Name Deschampsia cespitosa
Common Name tufted hair grass
Family Poaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 9
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest summer, fall
Height and Spread 2-3ft x 1-2ft (60-90cm x 30-60cm)
Flower Color Purple, Gold
Attracts Wildlife  
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden North Dark Plate, Southeast Light Plate, East Meadow, West Meadow

 

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