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botanical name:
Koeleria glauca
Koeleria glauca © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Poaceae
characteristics: grass, semi-evergreen
height: 0.40m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: blue-grey
flower colour: buff
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 10
description:
Dense, semi-evergreen perennial grass forming soft mounds of glaucous blue-grey leaves. Erect stems carry panicles of silvery-green flowers, ageing to buff, in summer.

cultivation:
Light, well drained, not too rich soil, in full sun or light shade. Thrives in thin, alkaline, chalky soils.

propagation:
From seed or by division.

other notes:
Western and Central Europe though to Russia and Siberia.

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