Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Lightning Strike™'

Feather Reed Grass

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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 Avail Units Avail Plants  
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Height:

3 ft

Spread:

24 in

Zone:

4-9

Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Lightning Strike™'
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Lightning Strike™'

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

Calamagrostis

Common Name: Feather Reed Grass

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