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Calamagrostis acutiflora Eldorado (Variegated Feather Reed Grass)

Green blades sport a bright white-gold centre stripe, while tan blooms sprout up, adorned with purple-green plumes. Moderate growth rate.

Gold form of ‘Karl Foerster’.

Blooms early summer
4-5 ft tall x 2 ft wide
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Moderate salt tolerance
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PP# 16,486