Photo Courtesy of Hoffman Nursery

Elymus hystrix (Bottlebrush Grass )

**NOT FOR SALE** This plant is no longer available. This page is retained for reference only.

Silver blue blades grow around green bristly seed heads that sprout in spring. Medium-fast growth rate.

Blooms early spring to late summer
3-4 ft tall x 2 ft wide
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Heat tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture
Native to Native