‘Avalanche’ Feather Reed Grass
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Avalanche'
Plant size: #1
4 feet high x 1 feet wide
Sun to Part Shade
Clump forming cool season grass (wakes up in March) that resembles Karl Foerster Grass with the notable exception that its green leaves have a beautiful white stripe running through its center. An erect grass that develops wheat like seed heads by early July. Stands up to Wyoming winds very well.
Throughout this site, the following are used as guidelines for watering established plants:
About sizes of our plants:
Sizes indicated with a # are roughly the equivalent in gallonage; so a #2 is about a 2 gallon pot size; b&b stands for balled and burlapped.