Nassella viridula (Stipa viridula)

Nassella viridula (Stipa viridula)


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Soil: Xeric (Dry) (Medium)
Sun: Full
Height: 3′
Type: Cool season, perennial,  bunch grass.

Suggested Uses:

A very fine clump forming grass that, although, sounds sharp and scary to the touch, is not at all, and is an excellent choice  for a wide variety of landscaping purposes! It has a yellow to golden fall color.

Interesting Facts:

Wildlife: A palatable grass for large and small animals.
Other info: This grass grows on dry loamy to heavy clay soils, but will also grow on sandy soils with a shallow water table
Other Name: Nasella viridula

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs

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