Avalanche Feather Reed Grass is a form of Karl Foerster grass, with very similar growing habits. Easy to grow, erect Feather Reed grass produces grain-like seed heads in early summer reach ing up to 5' tall. Excellent service - on time, expertly packed, came with full instructions. This is one of the earlier sprouting grasses, growing best in cooler areas, and it also begins to flower much earlier than other grasses. This makes it ideal in smaller spaces, or for mass-planting over larger areas. Karl Foerster was perfect. Although it has many beautiful seed heads, the seeds are sterile, so it will not germinate and cannot become a weed in your garden, or in surrounding areas. Guaranteed best value, low prices, fast delivery, special offers. Karl Foerster Grass, Calamagrostis x acutiflora, is a cool season ornamental grass that makes a great contrasting element with low growing flowering shrubs and perennial plants.The Karl Foerster ornamental grass can be uses as a specimen, for borders or as hedges or screens and makes a good backdrop for colorful shrubs such as roses. Neutral: On Aug 26, 2004, tcfromky from Mercer, PA (Zone 5a) wrote: This upright, arching grass grows 2 to 3 feet round with showy flower spikes rising 3 feet above the foliage. All rights reserved The Tree Center 2020. thetreecenter.com All tree, and nothin' but the tree! The colors change as the seasons do, from variegated green and white/silver grass with reddish/brown flowers in the spring to tan/beige flowers in the fall. Feather reed ornamental grasses are excellent vertical interest plants. 4.6 out of 5 stars 3.
Get it as soon as Tue, Aug 4. Create stunning vertical effects with feathery flower spikes that emerge reddish-brown in spring, turn golden in fall.
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