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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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$10.69
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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
Additional Information about Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'

Very attractive when massed or used in smaller quantities.