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botanical name:
Stipa calamagrostis
Stipa calamagrostis © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Stipa lasiogrostis
family:  Poaceae
characteristics: grass
height: 1.00m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: green
flower colour: buff
fruit colour: buff
stem/bark: green
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
description:
Deciduous perennial grass forming dense mounds of arching, linear bluish-green leaves. From summer into autumn bears attractive lax panicles of feathery, silvery beige flowers with purplish tints.

cultivation:
Well drained, medium to light soil in full sun.

propagation:
by seed or division in spring.

other notes:
From Southern Europe.
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