Calamagrostis xacutiflora Karl Foerster (21 plugs per tray)
2001 Perennial Plant of the Year. Versatile, attractive and care-free ornamental grass. Deep-green, lustrous foliage in early spring, lasts all the way to winter. Upright clump with feathery plumes. Moist, well-draining soil.
Tray Size: 21 plants Common Name: Feather reed grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 10 Mature Height: 48 inches Seedhead Color: Tan Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Plugs per Tray 21. Depth 4". Volume (max. dry) cubic inches: 14.82 Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights) Soil PH: 5.8-6.2 Soil EC: 1.8-2.2 Finish Time for Spring Sale: 6 - 8 weeks Growing Info: Pinching not required. Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N Moisture Level: Allow plants to dry between ample waterings. Watch for Pest and Disease: Aphids, leaf spot Vernalization Requirements: Not required. Supplemental Lighting: High light is beneficial. Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed. Day Length: Grown primarily for foliage. Other: None