Exposure
Sun
Part sun
Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
Wet
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Foliage
Foliage Attribute
Variegated
Bloom Color
Gold
Attributes
Good Cut Flowers
Salt Tolerant
Evergreen
For Clay Soils
Water Requirements
Adapts well to dry or moist conditions
Riverbend Nursery (M.S.)

Deschampsia caespitosa 'Northern Lights'

Tufted Hair Grass

Striking variegated foliage complements abundant sprays of delicate flower stalks all summer. Foliage is exceptionally brilliant in cool weather. Beautiful in perennial or rock gardens, especially against a dark background. The gold-toned flowers are great.

Height:

24-36 Inches

Spacing:

18" (46 cm)

Additional:

Water weekly during dry spells.

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Bloom Color:

Gold tones.

Deschampsia (des-kamp'-se-a)

Family: Poaceae · Common Name: Hair Grass

Dwarf foliage clumps known for their large showy yet light and airy panicles of purple, silver and green. U.S. native that adapts well to most soil conditions and is fairly drought tolerant particularly in when planted in lightly shaded areas. Wonderful e

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