Plant DetailShow Menu

Calamagrostis x acutiflora

Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
ka-la-ma-GROSS-tis BY a-kyoo-tih-FLOR-ah
Description

Slender, wiry leaves; sometimes referred to as C. x acutiflora 'Stricta'; deep green, lustrous foliage; rapid growth; no appreciable fall color; good container plant; does not produce viable seeds- will not become invasive. This plant is highly resistant to deer grazing.

Play Value: Wildlife Enhancement

Seed: Grain

Cultivars:
  • Overdam
Tags:
#resistant#playground#deer resistant#children's garden
Cultivars:
  • Overdam
Tags:
#resistant#playground#deer resistant#children's garden
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Calamagrostis
    Family:
    Poaceae
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Ornamental Grass
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Cream/Tan
    Purple/Lavender
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Children's Garden
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer