Northern Sea Oats
Soft green foliage with graceful clusters of tan seeds that dangle from delicate stems in summer. Remove seed heads to prevent heavy self-sowing. Yellow fall color. Deer resistant. Long blooming. Native.
Prefers full sun to part shade and moist to wet soils. Drought tolerant.
Characteristics & Attributes
Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips
Makes a great groundcover to reduce erosion because holds tenaciously to the soil.
Remove unwanted seedlings as soon as possible.