Deschampsia cespitosa

(Tufted hair grass)

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Type
Grass
Planted
2003
Edible?
No
Culinary Uses?
No
Native?
Yes
Naturally occurring on site?
Yes
Propagated Here?
Yes

Description

Tussocks of deep green semi-evergreen leaves with pale 'flowers' in mid summer that last well

Provenance

Some grown from seed purchased from Chiltern Seeds, but others naturally occurring around the site.

Cultivation

Easy

Maintenance

Pull out the dead flower panicles the following spring - leave over winter if weather allows