Purple Moor Grass
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - GrassGrowth Rate - Tufted clumpsMature Height - 3'Mature Width - Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Spikelets are purple; minimal flowering in hot, dry summersFruit - Leaf - 0.375" wide, green to bluish greenFall Color - Golden yellow, then reddish brown, then tanBark - Other Features - Strictly clumping, producing a low mound of basal foliagePossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Best in moist, acid soils in full sun, but grows in low fertility or alkaline soil. Best growth in moist, cool summers. Propagate by seed or division in spring. Zone 4-9Native Habitat - Heaths, moors, bogs, and lake shores in the British Isles, Europe, and AsiaDiseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Grass.- Other plants of the family Poaceae.- Other plants of the genus Molinia.- Other plants of the species Molinia caerulea.