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common name: Greater Quaking Grass
growth rate: medium
growth habit: grassy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: light green
fruit colour: light brown
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 11
Annual, loosely tufted, erect grass with light to mid green leaves. Gracefully nodding, compact flowerheads dangling from erect stems, light green to straw-coloured at first, ageing to light brown.
Will grow in a wide range of conditions, in sun or part shade.
Borders, rock and gravel gardens.
Flowerheads may be cut and dried.
Originally from the Mediterranean area, now naturalised elsewhere.