Introduced by Magic Growers Nursery. New $ 59 99. It is found throughout the United States and Canada. Dried lavender, rosebuds, and hydrangeas are beautiful and durable stems that will grace your home for years. tall. The cream to silver white flowers, which appear invasive, and noxious or not noxious. John Pavlik messaged me and said he would like to talk about what happened. (Cronk and The 3 foot tall flowers stalks rise in mid to late spring, opening into a buff colored haze of flowers that lasts into fall and winter. Good for low mass plantings. Little supplemental irrigation required but can handle more regular irrigation if soil drains well. Tolerates wind and coastal conditions. You should be very careful removing and transporting Pampas grass. Drought resistant. Festuca californica 'River House Blues' - California Fescue. Setaria palmifolia - Palm Grass - Large coarse evergreen grass to 6 ft. tall with an equal spread. Model # 85980. Encyclopedia of Ornamental Grasses - John Greenlee's excellent book on grasses and grasslike plants. $14. Pampasgrass favors dunes, bluffs, coastal shrublands and marshes, inland riparian areas, and disturbed areas. Plant in full sun. Its a very important plant for the environment and for peoples health, said Dr. David Schindler, director of the Center for Environmental Health at the University of California-Davis. best when given regular garden watering. Muhlenbergia lindheimeri - Lindheimer's Muhly - This very attractive medium/ large grass from Texas forms a mass of fine textured gray foliage 3-4 feet tall. The early spring flowers are black with cream-yellow pollen sacs, held above the foliage on slender stalks. Its not illegal to grow it, but it is illegal for people to sell it, Flinders University professor of plant pathology and toxicology, Dr Michael OBrien, told Fairfax Media. Carex - These "grasslike" plants are called sedges. Plant not currently in production. Canary Poa arachnifera - Texas Bluegrass - This Texas cool season native forms 12 inch tall clumps with narrow blue-green leaves. Originally thought to be a sterile plant (posibly a male cultivar) Cortaderia selloana 'Pumilla' is now known to produce some viable seed. It is a cool season evergreen clump forming grass that grows to 2 feet tall with blue-gray leaves radiating out like a bristly porcupine. Planting: When planting your Pampas Grass, choose a location with full to partial sun (Pampas Grass will grow best in full sun), with plenty of room for your grass to grow. An elegant evergreen (along coast) mid-sized bunch grass that forms fountain-like growth from tight clumps arching up to 2 feet tall by about as wide with chalky-blue foliage. Supervisors explore ways to offset vehicle traffic from new rural housing, This Monte Vista High wrestling star isnt rising, shes skyrocketing, Column: Padres offense inspires bright forecasts as Petco Parks worst clouds have lifted, Opinion: Converting Californias empty office buildings to apartments and condos is a great idea, San Diego lawyer sentenced to prison for stealing $5K worth of life insurance premium payments. Its adaptability to various situations is phenomenal, with the ability to withstand months submerged yet the strong fibrous roots, which grow as deep as 6 to 12 feet, give this plant incredible drought tolerance and also makes it an excellent plant for soil stabilization on a slope and useful for penetrating and breaking up compacted soils. In summer appears the arching flowering stems that rise just above the foliage having a loose open arrangement of bronze flower heads. Pampas grass makes a good habitat for one kind of animal: rats. Great along a path where foliage can be touched. Plant in full sun and water occasionally. An upright warm-season grass that has foliage to 3 to 4 feet tall by 2 to 3 feet wide with narrow gray-green leaves. Fall color is a light-tan. longitudinally cream-white striped. Bundle of 3 Dried Natural Pampas Grass - 40-48" Bundle of 3 Dried Natural Pampas Grass - 40-48" Regular price $42.00. This plant remains evergreen in mild climates but is considered semi-evergreen in areas that experience harsher winters. 7,041 likes. Nevin Smith says "Open sprays of small, pendant spikelets grace the plant in late summer and fall. Looks best in southern California if given occasional irrigation. This grass forms wispy tufts to 2 ft tall and as wide of bright green thread-like leaves. The foliage forms neat tufted mounds to 15 in. Has high water needs and is best if planted in the a pond or boggy area. Growing pampas grass from seed is simple, straightforward, and cost-effective, but it does take some patience. A very attractive evergreen cool season grass that forms upright gray green pale clumps 18 to 24 inches tall by as wide with 1/4 inch wide gray-green leaf blades that are upright in the middle of the clump and arch over gracefully with age. Weeds can be native or non-native, invasive or non Will reseed in the irrigated garden. We originally spotted this plant growing at Western Hills Nursery in Occidental, CA where it lit up the section of garden it was growing in. Hardy to at least -10 and useful in USDA Zones 6-10 - some report good in zone 5 (-20 F) as well. Plant in well drained soil in a sunny position and water occasionally for best results. It has blue-green foliage and very attractive short arching flower stalks that age to a golden wheat color. Cutting back once during the active growing season can produce a better looking and less floppy plant. Its is heat-and drought-tolerance although plants look better with occasional irrigation. In late summer into mid fall appear airy pink flower spikes, arching above the foliage by about one and a half feet. We have never had this plant produce any seedlings in our gardens or crop areas.Plant not currently in production and our Needs occasional water and a warm spot - Recovers slowly from even a mildly cold winter and might be better used as an annual. Full sun. 1 Gal. The light green leaves flush an attractive bronze color in cooler months. Muhlenbergia capillaris - Hairy Awn Muhly - A beautiful grass from south-eastern United States with stunning pink, airy flowering panicles that hover cloud-like above the fine textured olive-green foliage. Good as a specimen or for accents. Useful along the coast in full sun or light shade inland. The initiative uses state and federal funds to remove plants on public and private property from San Elijo Lagoon in southern Encinitas to Loma Alta Creek in Oceanside and Lake Wohlford in eastern Escondido. In general they all begin growth in late winter, reach full size by June and begin to produce their airy and beautiful flowers from July through September after which the plants begin to go dormant and turn a wheat color. Pampas takes over an area of land and other native plants can't grow. Anemanthele lessoniana- (Oryzopsis lessoniana, Stipa arundinacea) A beautiful orange-brown grass from New Zealand that is related to North American grasses such as Indian Rice Grass and the Needlegrass. Hardy to at least 10 to 15F and useful in USDA Zone 8 and above. Late summer into fall terminal blooms are light and airy, opening pink and turning a buff color. Muhlenbergia lindheimeri - Lindheimer's Muhly - This very attractive medium/ large grass from Texas forms a mass of fine textured gray foliage 3-4 feet tall. Another concern is that the plant is aggressive. City of San Diego. It grows fast, forms dense thickets of razor-sharp leaves, and shoots up plumes of lightweight seeds that can travel up to 20 miles in the wind. In late summer into mid fall appear airy pink flower spikes, arching above the foliage by about one and a half feet. Needs occasional water and a warm spot - Recovers slowly from even a mildly cold winter and might be better used as an annual. As this goes agiant the will of the nursery that found this plant we will stick with the name 'Eaton Canyon' 'Elijah Blue' - A smaller and tighter medium textured blue fescue that grows to only 8 - 10 inches tall with very nice soft powdery blue color. Austrostipa ramosissima - Pillar of Smoke - A tall growing cool-season evergreen grass has columnar growth habit to 6 feet tall with bright green foliage and showy flowers that bloom along the inflorescence in such a way that the illusion of a pillar of smoke is created. Red-bronze tinted flowers on spikes to 5 feet tall in in summer. A deciduous warm-season narrowly upright clump-forming grass native to the American prairies. New and used Pampas Grass for sale in Nolic, Arizona on Facebook Marketplace. It has steely-blue upright foliage to 3-4 ft tall that turns a nice yellow color in fall and attractive airy pink-tinged flowers that rise a foot or more above the foliage in mid-summer. vegetation, composition, structure, or ecosystem function. If you find . It has attractive 1/2 inch thick blue-green stem culms (looking a bit like a bamboo) that have nodes spaced about every 6 inches along the culm and with 1 foot long narrow green leaves held rise upright along the stems. Flower stalks arch gracefully above foliage in late spring. many to be an improved form because of its tendency to remain upright throughout the season. Frost hardy. It resembles P. setaceum when not blooming or after blooms have aged, but at its peak the beautiful pink flowers make this grass stand out, especially if backlit. Turns out that this weed hugs the ground in dense mats, suffocating native plants around it. A small native California bunch grass to 6 inches tall clumping to 2 feet wide with very attractive narrow chalky-blue leaf blades. Plant in full sun to light shade in well drained soil. in June 1 / 2 Back to Gallery View full size Image 2 of 1 A man walks on a flooded street in the Marina District in San Diego, CA, U.S. on Monday . The foliage of this grass reaches to nearly 2 feet tall with the flowers topping 3 feet. It is spreading across land disturbed by coal mining to the west of Newcastle. Find My Store. It's invasive in the wild in various parts of the county ranging from Fallbrook to Solana Beach. Sesleria 'Campo Azul' - Campo Azul Moor Grass. arrangements. Due to its spreading habit and winter dormancy, the placement within the garden of this plant is very important. C x acutiflora cultivars are the result of crossing Calamagrostis epigejos with Calamagrostis arundinacea. In this minimalist San Francisco dining room from Cathie Hong Interiors, . Cut back the plants when first becoming dormant, or leave as an attractive brown accent until early spring. A very attractive perennial small clumping warm-season grass that grows with foliage to 1 to 2 feet tall with a 5-8 inch long loose panicle of long awned flowers rising above the foliage in summer. Giant wildrye is a great native alternative to invasive pampas grass because it provides the same beauty and utility in your garden, but unlike pampas grass, it contributes to higher biodiversity and does not negatively impact the natural environment or those animal species that rely on it. Give ample water to keep plants lush, although plants in light shade can be irrigated less frequently, and protect from frost as this grass looks ratty when temperatures fall below freezing - roots are reportedly hardy to 15deg. Ivy smothers everything in its path, even boulders and other plants. One of the most attractive ornamental grasses that we grow! 1:09. . A long living cool season bunch grass with tight clumps of narrow chalky-blue foliage 12 to 18 inches tall by slightly wider with flowers stalks rising straight up about 6 inches above the foliage in late spring into early summer. Plant not currently in production Can be planted in USDA zones as low as 5 and is reportedly resistant to browsing by deer. performance measures and data. The flower spikes, as they poke up 1 foot above the foliage in August, appear black. Glyceria maxima 'Variegata' - Variegated Manna Grass - This rhizomatous grass has bright cream-yellow-striped leaves, often flushed pink when young. Banding is most pronounced when plants are grown in full sun and given occasional watering. Contact's position Staff Cartographer Contact's role point of contact Contact information Phone Voice 213-229-9946 Fax 213-229-9952 Address Type both Delivery point 700 N. Alameda St. City Los Angeles Administrative area CA Postal code 90012 Country US e-mail address cas@lasgrwc.org Hours of service 9am-6pm HideContact information Drought resistant. Native from eastern Europe in north western Russia. Use as an accent plant or a ground cover. Native to Asia Minor. Will tolerate fairly dry conditions but looks Plant in full sun to light shade and water regularly. PAMPAS GRASS (3-5-10 ct) 2-6ft - Natural Dried Pampas Grass Decor, Reed Plume, Dry Boho Wedding Flower Arrangement, RetroRadical (4,147) $12.99 FREE shipping More like this Natural Brown Pampas Grass - Wholesale Dried Flowers / Boho Home Decor HBotanicsWeddings (6,850) $7.57 More like this The Color Encyclopedia of Ornamental Grasses, Arrhenatherum elatius bulbosum 'Variegatum', Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'['Stricta'], Eragrostis elliotti 'Tallahassee Sunset'. Looks best with an occasional watering. Pampas grass grows rapidly and excessively so, when it comes to maintenance, a quick five minutes with your favorite pair of hand shears isn't going to cut it. Hardy to USDA Zone 7 (0-10 F). Tolerates seaside exposure. Water sparingly if at all. Hardy into USDA zone 4. Plant in full sun to part shade in most any soil and irrigate regularly to occasionally - can take some periods without water but looks best if irrigated. Here are some bundles we recommend. B. Perennial pepperweed. An attractive plant for the rockery or as a small scale ground cover. Described in our Bog Page. Its hardiness in colder climates is unknown. Muhlenbergia dumosa - Bamboo Muhly - An interesting grass from southern Arizona and northern Mexico that looks like a dainty bamboo with its 4-6 feet tall light airy bright green foliage. Muhlenbergia 'Pink Flamingo' - Pink Flamingo Muhly. Stipa gigantea - Giant Needle Grass - An evergreen clumping grass with narrow grey-green foliage 2-3 ft. tall with flower spikes reaching another 2-3 ft. above the plant. Pampas grass is originally from Argentina. This is a tough heat-loving grass that has performed well in the dry southwest US and in Texas. The blue color occurs in dryer soils when plant is in full sun or bright shade; too much shade and the plant flops over and opens up in the middle. 812 260-2148 | X. A showy upright growing warm season grass to 3 to 4 feet tall with leaf blades variegated with longitudinal narrow stripes of white, green and burgundy, imparting a candy-cane-like appearance to the new foliage. Planting pampas grass in late winter. Sesleria 'Greenlee' - John Greenlee's Moor Grass. Plant not currently in production Carex Feather Falls Grass: Price $ 20 32 $ 31 54 /gallon $ 35 33 /gallon. This is the most floriferous cultivar of Pampas Grass: In late summer a single plant can have over 100 flower stalks. Plant in well drained soil in a sunny position and water occasionally for best results. The foliage can blush with warm colors as it goes dormant in late fall after which the plant can be left for ornament or cut to the ground. It sucks up scarce water and creates mounds of light, dry material that can catch fire. As this goes agiant the will of the nursery that found this plant we will stick with the name 'Eaton Canyon'. Find your neighborhood Armstrong Garden Center. Environment Group makes your lifeBETTER through the use of Elegant tall silvery-white plumes appear in fall. It is a little larger and stiffer with a more upright habit than the familiar Pink Muhly (Muhlenbergia capillaris) and it also blooms a little later. For the coast it is evergreen and in colder areas it is root hardy to around 0 F (USDA Zone 7). Some forms will experience a summer dormancy - be careful not to overwater them at this time. Hardy to 0F or less. Chorizo, calamari, argentine fries and 2 chef select empanadas. (Revealed! In these areas it is best to trim plants back close to the ground in late winter. Hardy to at least 10 to 15F and useful in USDA Zone 8 and above. Oryzopsis lessoniana See Anemanthele lessoniana The pink tinged flowers emerge in spring on narrow erect panicles held 2 ft. or more above foliage. Plant in full sun. Remove or allow plants to form an attractive colony - does not seed into non-irrigated areas.Plant not currently in production. from May through October, are clustered like small fingers at the tip of the inflorescence. Does pampas grass grow in Southern California? The stationery featured a mix of mauve and ivory pieces with hand torn edges for a romantic look and feel. Previously seedling grown, there are now many fine cultivars to be found. In New Zealand this plant has proved to be very adaptable, growing well in fairly dry situations in full sun as well as in understory plantings but it has yet to be tested in gardens in the US. Flowers are good in dried arrangements. Pampas grass is also cultivated in other parts of the world, including the United States, Australia, and New Zealand. Graceful nodding sliver green spikelets that resemble flattened clusters of oats emerge in spring, maturing by fall to a rich bronze color. Although not a spectacular flowering grass, this grasses attraction is its pleasing green color and the dainty flower spikes that dance in the wind above the foliage. Expect some forms to reseed in an irrigated garden and do not use near natural wetlands as there is potential for this plant to become a weed where there is summer moisture. Step 4: Cut the pampas grass as tall as possible. Helictotrichon semp 'Sapphire' - Sapphire Blue Oat Grass - This cool season evergreen clump forming grass to 2 feet tall has blue-gray leaves radiating out like a bristly porcupine. The variegation fades in bright light and through the season making the variegation a little harder to see but keeping the overall color of the foliage lighter than red fountain grass. Hardy to at least -10 and useful in USDA Zones 6-10 - some report good in zone 5 (-20 F) as well. The addition of a non-ionic or silicone-based surfactant may Plant in full sun to light shade in most regular to barren well-drained soils with regular, occasional to infrequent irrigation. This is an elegant looking fescue with leaves that are longer than the typical European fescues for a softer more graceful look. Cortadenria selloana 'Pumilla is an excellent grass for a larger area. B. Purple loosestrife. 'Morning Light' - Similar to Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracilimus' but with a creamy white variegated edge and mid-vein to the blade that gives the plant a shimmering look. Plant in full sun in fairly well-drained soil. Plant in full sun. pampas grass in commercial forests of New Zealand (Harradine 1991, Gadgil et al. Combine with woody ornamentals, or as an accent or background plant. Now the incident is under review. Plant in full sun and irrigate occasionally to infrequently. Miscanthus sinensis - Eulalia, Japanese Silver Grass - This clumping warm season grass has many desirable forms which are described below. Considered by Pennisetum 'Burgundy Giant' - Longwood Gardens Introduction - A large evergreen Pennisetum 5-6 ft. tall with red ribbon-like foliage and maroon flower spikes. The foliage forms neat tufted mounds to 15 in. Plant in full sun to light shade in most any soil type and irrigate occasionally to infrequently - has proven to be a low water requiring grass in many locations but could use an occasional watering in dry southern California. The buff color flowers, on 15 inch stems, appear in early summer. 2000-2019 Should prove hardy and evergreen to 20-25 F and possibly root hardy below this. Cold hardy to 20 degrees F.Plant not currently in production, Austrostipa elegantissima - Austalian Needlegrass - An interesting and beautiful evergreen small grass that begins to bloom in early spring and continues on into fall. 'Sapphire', a new more disease resistant cultivar with wider and bluer leaves called has begun to replace the species. Plant not currently in production. Roasted in the oven and served with a toasted French baguette. Calamagrostis foliosus - Mendocino Reed Grass - This short native California bunchgrass comes from the northern California coast. A large plant in our own garden produced only 1 seedling over the course of 3 flowering seasons. Plant in full sun and irrigate occasionally to infrequently. 'Prairie Sky' was a selection made by Roger Gettig with very blue foliage that has proved itself in western US gardens. A medium-sized grass forming a clump of narrow blue-green foliage 2 to 3 feet tall and in fall the flower stems rise another foot or more above the foliage holding an airy mass of delicate ivory-white flowers that can last through winter depending on the climate. Leymus arenarius 'Findhorn' - A compact cultivar of Leymus arenarius (see above) growing to 1 foot tall. It is semi-evergreen even in colder climates. Miscanthus transmorrisonensis - Evergreen Maiden Grass - This evergreen clumping grass has foliage to 3-4 ft. tall that spreads in all directions producing a 8 ft. wide plant. It forms a leafy clump with flowers towering to 3-5 feet. Padres notes: Good news on Juan Soto; Fernando Tatis Jr. looks ready; WBC exodus begins, Should backcountry builders fund city sidewalks and bike lanes? It is drought & salt tolerant and hardy to around 10 F. Melinis nerviglumis - Ruby Grass. The first of the Miscanthus in the trade. Are invasive plants the same as noxious weeds? Plant in full sun. In New Zealand this plant has proved to be very adaptable, growing well in fairly dry situations in full sun as well as in understory plantings but it has yet to be tested in gardens in the US. In late summer into mid fall appear airy pink flower spikes, arching above the foliage by about one and a half feet. It is a densely growing rhizomatous grass to 2-3 ft. tall in a dry location, larger if given regular watering. Plant not currently in production A very attractive evergreen cool season grass that forms upright gray green pale clumps 18 to 24 inches tall by as wide with 1/4 inch wide gray-green leaf blades that are upright in the middle of the clump and arch over gracefully with age. Sesleria 'Campo Azul' - Campo Azul Moor Grass. The older flowers dry and remain so that the floral display builds and billows out from the center tof the plant to create a silvery mound of wiry light catching awns. My biggest concern is someone throwing a cigarette into it.. The plant becomes much easier to remove from the ground once it's dead. Full sun to part shade. This plant not currently in production. Rising above the foliage year-round and are the erect and delicately branched inflorescences with panicles of small spikelets. Since 2008 we no longer have sold this invasive plant! Plant not currently in production. Grass Plantings - Grasses used in the gardens at San Marcos Growers and around Santa Barbara. Some forms will experience a summer dormancy - be careful not to overwater them at this time. Use in mass in moist well drained soils in full sun to light shade. Plant in full sun to light shade. The staff are unbelievably helpful, knowledgeable, kind and patient. Good in most well drained soils. Large plants in full flower are a spectacular sight. Native to Asia Minor. . Many plants in families closely related to grasses resemble grasses and are often lumped with them when referring to "Ornamental Grasses" The plants described below are true grasses but we have included links to many of the grass-like plants that we describe elsewhere. This grass comes from elevations of 3,300-5,000 feet in the Chihuahuan desert from eastern Arizona, New Mexico, South Texas and northern Mexico. A very attractive perennial small clumping warm-season grass that grows with foliage to 1 to 2 feet tall with a 5-8 inch long loose panicle of long awned flowers rising above the foliage in summer. How Long To Stay Off Grass After Fertilizer? Leersia monandra - Bunch Cutgrass. A great grass for the border or to stand alone as a specimen. Add to Favorites Menu template, Pampas Grass menu, Wedding pampas grass dcor, Boho wedding menu #LWTPampas . It forms a leafy clump with flowers towering to 3-5 feet. no natural enemies to limit their reproduction and spread (Westbrooks, More tropical looking than P. macrostachyum 'Rubrum.' Good as a specimen or for accents. In spring into summer appear the 18 inch tall stalks bearing wheat-colored flowers. July 31, 2019. Island St. John's Rising above the foliage year-round and are the erect and delicately branched inflorescences with panicles of small spikelets. Very cold hardy (to USDA Zone 4). Plant in full sun to light shade and water regularly. Good for erosion control and beachside conditions. Resistant to deer predation. Best in soils with good drainage and may rot in heavy soils, especially if over irrigated. Muhlenbergia pubescens - Soft Muhly - An unusual and attractive medium sized evergreen grass from Mexico growiing to 2 feet tall with velvety soft gray-green foliage reminiscent of the Tower of Jewels (Echium wilpretii). Its adaptability to various situations is phenomenal, with the ability to withstand months submerged yet the strong fibrous roots, which grow as deep as 6 to 12 feet, give this plant incredible drought tolerance and also makes it an excellent plant for soil stabilization on a slope and useful for penetrating and breaking up compacted soils. It has steely-blue upright foliage to 3-4 ft tall that turns a nice yellow color in fall and attractive airy pink-tinged flowers that rise a foot or more above the foliage in mid-summer. All Gold Japanese Forest Grass - a Bright Golden, Graceful Groundcover with Striking Color. To make matters confussing this grass has recently been given the name Pennisetum 'Red Riding Hood' for marketing purposes by a large propagation nursery. Nassella tenuissima(Stipa tenuissima) - Texas Needle Grass - A beautiful fine textured clumping grass which occurs naturally from Texas to New Mexico south through Central America to Chile. Nassella tenuissima(Stipa tenuissima) - Texas Needle Grass - A beautiful fine textured clumping grass which occurs naturally from Texas to New Mexico south through Central America to Chile. Fluffy pampas grass. Bouteloua 'Pestaas de Angeles' - California Blue Grama. Use in mass plantings or as a specimen. OnlinePlantCenter. Prefers regular garden water. Will tolerate fairly dry conditions but looks Native to Europe.Plant not currently in production Sesleria caerulea - Blue Moor Grass - Evergreen clumping grass to 1 ft. tall with bicolored leaves: The upper side is a rich green; the underside a bluish-white, giving the plant a blue cast. not native to this country or to the area where they are growing. The flower stalks rise 1-2 ft. above the foliage and are topped with tight congested clusters of flowers. A long lived perennial warm season short grass that grows to 3 to 5 inches tall with soft, gray-green slender curling leaves and spreads slowly by above ground stolons. The effect is shockingly bright color in your garden . Acorus - A "grass-like" plant that is not a grass. The variegation fades in bright light and through the season making the variegation a little harder to see but keeping the overall color of the foliage lighter than red fountain grass. Helictotrichon sempervirens - Blue Oat Grass - This stunning European grass has been one of the most popular plants we have grwon for many years. 'Variegatus' - Variegated Japanese Silver Grass - This 5-7 ft. tall grass has bands of white in longitudinal bands along the entire length of the leaf blade and beautiful flowering plumes that rise above the foliage. This selection is more robust with larger flowers than typical Blue Grama and these flowers are a chartreuse color that age to blond instead of the typical dark purplish flowers of the species. What makes it even better is that I was totally new to gardenin", All "Pampas Grass" results in San Diego, California. Juncus - "grass-like" plants that are described in our Bog Page. Council Districts Find the best place to plant pampas grass Pampas grass likes a sunny spot, though it will grow - not quite as happily - in dappled shade, which means it is most successfully grown in zones 7 to 11, though there are hardy varieties that can cope with the climate in zone 6. Plant not currently in production. A long-lived warm season tufted perennial grass with fine-textured gray-green leaves to 12 to 18 inches tall with dainty flowers that are held like small horizontal flags on stems that rise above the foliage to 2 1/2 feet tall in early summer and hold seed heads through fall. Prefers regular garden water. Flower spikes emerge in warm weather and grow to 8 ft. tall. Looks best with occasional watering but will tolerate dry conditions as well. The blue color occurs in dryer soils when plant is in full sun or bright shade; too much shade and the plant flops over and opens up in the middle. Expect seedlings of this plant in an irrigated garden. 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