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This grass is grown for its lovely drooping hop-like seed heads that flutter in the wind; the seed heads mature to a purple-bronze color and make a nice accent when left on through the winter; use for fresh and dried flower arrangements

Ships as a Landscape-Ready Plug    6 Plant Minimum


Chasmanthium latifolium info from Missouri Botanical Garden

Common Name: northern sea oats  

Type: Ornamental grass

Family: Poaceae

Native Range: Eastern United States, northern Mexico

Zone: 3 to 8

Height: 2.00 to 5.00 feet

Spread: 1.00 to 2.50 feet

Bloom Time: August to September

Bloom Description: Green

Sun: Full sun to part shade

Water: Medium to wet

Maintenance: Low

Suggested Use: Naturalize

Flower: Showy, Good Cut, Good Dried

Leaf: Good Fall

Attracts: Birds

Other: Winter Interest

Tolerate: Black Walnut

Northern Sea Oats (Chasmanthium latifolium)

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