Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' (Feather Reed Grass)

Dark green blades grow in upright clusters grow in early summer, after which soft green feathery tufts appear later in the season that mature into tan wheat-like blooms. Moderate growth rate,

Blooms early summer to mid fall
5 ft tall x 2 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture

Semi double, dark rose pink tepals surround a  yellow ring of stamens on  long wiry branching scapes. Bloom heads tend to ‘nod’ on their long stems if they’re grown in too much shade. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late summer to mid fall
2.5-3 ft tall x 2 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Attracts butterflies

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White flowers adorned with a gold centre on green foliage grow in a compact, bushy habit. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5-1 ft wide
Attracts birds and butterflies
Drought tolerant
Ground cover

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Gold leaves and bracts contrast with steel blue stems and prickly flowers. Foliage emerges bright yellow fading to chartreuse and then aging to a gold and green combination. Blooms from early to late summer.

  • 20-23″ tall x 10-12″ spread
  • Full Sun

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Orange yellow, grass like foliage, fast growth rate, blooms late spring to mid fall, 1 ft tall x 1.5 ft wide, full sun.

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Pale pink, maroon red foliage in spring, green in summer, moderate growth rate, blooms early summer, 3 ft tall x 1.5 ft wide, full sun.

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Dark rose changing to red, dark green leaves, moderate growth rate, blooms late summer to late fall, 2 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft wide, full sun to partial shade.

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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
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant

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Blue green blades that appear in early spring feature a creamy white-to-pink margin. Tall purple-pink tufts that emerge in summer and become strong wheat-coloured spears last into winter. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring
5 ft tall x 1-2 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant

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