Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'


Common Name: Karl Foerster Feather Reed Grass
Bloom Color: Pinkish-Purple
Bloom Season: Spring to Winter
Description:

3-4 'High 2-3'Wide Sterile grass- won't reseed, Does well in medium to wet soils. Clay is o.k. Do not allow to dry out.

Water Needs: Moderate Water

Ideal Sun Conditions: Full Sun

Mature Height: 48"
Mature Width: 30"
Garden Notes: Cut clumps to ground in late winter, just before new growth. Divide every few years when center begins to die out. Cool season grass. Looks good earlier in spring/ summer than some ornamental grasses. It will go dormant in summer heat- Therefore: water heavier late winter through spring. Can reduce watering in summer.