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Calamagrostis acutiflora Karl Foerster

Feather Reed Grass

Upright, clumping, grassy green foliage displays "see through" reddish-bronze plumes in summer which fade to tan by fall. Good winter interest. 2001 Perennial Plant of the Year.


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$10.89
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  • Category:Grasses
  • Hardiness Zone:5-9
  • Height:22-36 Inches
  • Spread:18-24 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Tan

Prefers sun to light shade and moist, well-drained soils. Can tolerate wet sites, some shade, and clay soil. Drought tolerant once established.

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Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Flowering Months
June
July
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Clay Soil
Coastal
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Additional Information about Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'

Very attractive when massed or used in smaller quantities.