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Feather Reed Grass

Winner of Perennial Plant of the Year Award
  • SKU: 74150
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  • For each offer ordered, get one 1-gallon potted plant
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Feather Reed Grass

Add color and movement to the landscape with this easy-care perennial! It's now available in a gallon pot and shipping now. Feather Reed Grass produces magnificent feather plumes of wheat-colored seed heads. The plumes bloom in late spring and decorate the landscape through winter. Growing 4-5 ft. tall with a 2-3 ft. spread, Feather Reed Grass has an attractive clumping habit, making it ideal for use as a screen, accent plant or backdrop for other perennials. Grows best in full sun. Deer tend to avoid. Potted. Zones 4-7.

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Product Details
  • FormHerbaceous perennials.
  • LightFull Sun
  • Height4 - 5 feet.
  • Spread2 - 3 feet.
  • Spacing3 - 5 feet.
  • Zones4 - 7(-20° F.)
  • FoliageDeep green shiny foliage. Narrow green leaves, with a vertical clumping habit.
  • Flower FormPlumes of loose, feathery flower heads are carried above the foliage.
  • ColorPink changing to creamy white and golden tan.
  • BloomsMay
  • Soil RequirementsWill tolerate a wide range of soil types, including clay. Prefers moist soil.
  • Growth RateModerate to fast growth rate.
  • PruningEarly spring. Keep stalks for Winter interest and trim down to within one foot of the ground in early Spring before new growth appears.
  • CommentsThis grass produces magnificent feather plumes of wheat-colored seed heads that bloom in late spring and then decorate the landscape through winter. Its attractive, vertical clumping habit makes it ideal for use as a screen, accent plant or backdrop for other perennials. It's easy to see why it received the Perennial Plant of the Year award!
  • Botanical NameCalamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
  • DepthPlant at the same depth as grown in the pot.
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Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Summer Ship Program
1A-4B 6/18 - 10/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 10/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 10/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 10/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 10/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 10/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

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