Zones: 3 to 9
Size: 4' tall and wide
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun
Clump forming beach grass that grows in dry sand. Blooms in late summer to autumn. Does not do well in clay soils.
'Dewey Blue' - from Rich Darke, graceful habit, glaucous blue foliage, blue tinge to the flowers at first, fading to tan. 2 to 3' tall.
Published in Sketch Bot. S. Carolina (Elliott) 1: 121 in 1816.
Native to the eastern US, Mexico, Belize, Honduras, Bahamas and Cuba.