Calamagrostis xacutiflora (Feather Reed Grass)
Calamagrostis xacutiflora 'Lightning Strike™'
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Calamagrostis xacutiflora 'Lightning Strike™'

Feather Reed Grass

Plant Type: Grasses

NEW FOR 2019

Foliage has wide creamy white center stripes that are edged in green, a different twist on your typical Calamagrostis variety, late summer plumes will persist through winter if not cut back.

  • Deer resistant
  • Great for late summer and fall interest
  • Can tolerate full sun and dry conditions
Item # Pack Size  
4576125 30 3" Plug Please Login for Pricing
1776127 72 72 Cell
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Height:

3 ft

Spread:

24 in

Zone:

4-9

Calamagrostis

Common Name: Feather Reed Grass

Strong vertical effect with showy summer plumes and attractive winter seed heads. Prefers moist soils and full sun.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil

Nature Attraction

Songbirds

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Attributes

Long Blooming
Dried Flower

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Winter
Late Summer
Fall
Late Summer / Early Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Late Summer
Fall
Winter