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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
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.

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

From seed or by division.

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

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