Needs consistent moisture when young, but develops a tolerance for some dry conditions once established. Cut clumps to the ground in late winter just before the new shoots appear.

Plant Uses & Characteristics

  • Height- 3-5 ft.
  • Spread- 1-2 ft.
  • Foliage Color- Green
  • Flower Color- Yellow
  • Flowering Period: Summer/fall
  • Accent- Fall color.

Growing Conditions

  • ​​Sun Exposure- Full sun
  • Hardiness Zone- 5-9
  • Growth Rate- Moderate
  • Type: Ornamental grass

Avalanche Feather Reed Grass

Calamagrostis × acutiflora 'Avalanche'