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botanical name:
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Feather Reed Grass
family:  Poaceae
characteristics: grass
height: 1.80m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: erect
leaf colour: green
flower colour: buff
fruit colour: buff
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Clump-forming perennial grass with upright and arching, narrow green leaves. Erect stems carry spikes of pinkish-bronze flowers in summer, fading to buff.

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

By division in spring.

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