Chasmanthium latifolium

Northern Sea Oats, River-Oats, Wood-Oats

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Grass
Growth Rate - Fast
Mature Height - 2-3'
Mature Width - 2'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Flat flower spikes .75-1." long, green in summer maturing to copper, persistent into winter a celadon gray.
Fruit -
Leaf -
Fall Color - Copper
Bark -
Other Features - Flat wheat-like seed heads are stunning in dry arrangements. The showiest of woodland grasses. Bamboo like foliage.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Grows best in deep rich soil partial shade with plenty of moisture. Appears dark green in shade, full sun a light green-yellow. Division in spring. Adaptable to varying soil and light conditions.
Native Habitat - Southern, central and eastern North America Zones 5-9
Diseases and Insects - No known pests or problems.
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 172

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Grass.
- Other plants of the family Poaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Chasmanthium.
- Other plants of the species Chasmanthium latifolium.