Native Region: southeastern Europe
Zone Range: 5-8
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Sunday 07 August, 2016
Seed count: 25-30
This densely-tufted, mound-forming evergreen perennial grass has bright green linear leaves that are gray-green beneath. From late spring to late summer, white spikelets are borne in panicles and age to deep purple. Height and spread is 24 inches. Suits the front of a herbaceous border, a rock garden or a wildflower meadow.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in spring or autumn. Grow in moderately-fertile well-drained neutral to alkaline soil in full sun or light shade.