Korean feather reed grass

Calamagrostis brachytricha

Korean feather read grass, Calamagrostis brachytricha Plant Select
Korean feather read grass, Calamagrostis brachytricha Plant Select
An elegant clump-forming grass that offers a fine alternative to Karl Foerster grass. With feathery summer flowers and attractive fall and winter presence, this grass suits a variety of sites and conditions. Perennial. Read more here.

Tips from the pros: May reseed so remove unwanted seedlings as needed. Using large bark mulch may eliminate this problem.
Plant Type Ornamental grass
Height 24-40 inches
Width 20-24 inches
Flowering Season August to December
Flower Color Lavender-pink, drying to tan
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate to dry
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4-9
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination No
Winter Interest Yes
North American Native No
Year Introduced 2009
Annual Commercial Maintenance Cut back every early spring or after a heavy snow makes them unsightly
5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance Divide or remove old plants and replace with new plants.
Elevation Guide Up to 7500 ft.