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botanical name:
Calamagrostis brachytricha
Calamagrostis brachytricha © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Foxtail Grass, Diamond Grass, Korean Feather Reed Grass
synonyms:  Stipa brachytricha, Calamagrostis brachytrica
family:  Poaceae
characteristics: grass
height: 1.20m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: buff
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Forms a dense clump of soft green leaves which have orange and yellow tints in autumn. Feathery pink-buff flower plumes, fading to silvery grey, are held clear of the foliage in late summer and autumn.

cultivation:
Prefers a moist, reasonably fertile soil that does not dry out. Sun or part shade.

propagation:
From seed or by division.

other notes:
Native to moist woodlands of eastern Asia.

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