Parent: Calamagrostis x acutiflora
Zones: 4 to 8
Size: 4 to 5' tall, 2' wide
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun
Variegated leaves with bright yellow midribs, golden flowers stems. Cool season grass, clumping and upright. Feathery inflorescences when first blooms in early summer. Deer and rabbit resistant.
Sport of Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' discovered in a greenhouse in a 4" pot in Washington. Patent application filed in 2004.
I purchased a 4" pot from Santa Rosa in June 2013 and planted it in the Big Trees and Birds garden.