- Common Name(s):
- Blue lyme grass, Lyme grass, Sand ryegrass
- Blue Dune Glaucus
- Ornamental Grass
Cool season grass but tolerant of hot weather; steel-blue flat foliage; can be invasive (spreads by rhizomes). The leaves are used for making mats, rope, paper, and is terrific for flower arranging. This grass is highly salt tolerant.
Synonyms: Elymus arenarius 'Glaucus'
- Sun or light shade
- 3-4 ft.
- Coarse texture; spreading; irregular to narrow upright habit
- Tolerant of wet and dry soil
- Narrow, blue green spike in early summer that turns beige
NCCES plant id: 602