Zones: 5 to
Size: 3' tall with inflorescences
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Grey-green foliage with narrow blades. Clump forming, cool season grass. Silver-green inflorescences in late spring changing to beige by August. Floppy if high humidity. (Darke). Rabbit resistant (Oudolf).
Native to central and southern Europe at high elevations.
Published in Ess. Agrostogr. 19: t. 6, f.146 in 1812.
Basionym Agrostis calamagrostis L.
Synonym Stipa calamagrostis (L.) Wahlenb.