A garden worthy ornamental grass that creates beautiful movement in your beds. The evergreen tussocks work well in mass plantings, cottage gardens, xeriscapes, pots, you name it!
The mid green leaves grow to around 60cm and the silver to straw coloured flower panicles grow up to 45cm above them.
A useful plant for adding some structure and stature. Easy to care for, once planted it will thrive on neglect.
Plant in full sun to part shade in moderately fertile to humus rich soil. Deschamspia adapts well to both dry and moist soils. Cut back early spring to allow new growth to shine. Trouble free of pests and diseases.
Early summer to autumn
Cool to Sub-Tropical
Full Sun to Semi Shade