Feather Reed Grass

Calamagrostis Acutiflora Karl Foerster
Latin Name: Calamagrostis Acutiflora Karl Foerster
Moisture/Zone: Keep moist
Flower Colour: Buff
Growth Speed: Fast
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Green
Position: Full sun or part sun.

This pretty ornamental grass has deep lustrous green foliage with vertical plumes of buff flowers providing winter interest. Upright foliage,  grows to 2 m. and does not need staking. Prefers slightly moist soil. Trim back old foliage in early spring to 12 cm. Plants can be divided in spring. A hardy perennial to enjoy year after year. This hybrid is sterile, so it will not self seed and become invasive in the garden.