‘Karl Foerster Feather Reed Grass’
Mature Size: 5′ H X 31″
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Description: A tall grass with long heads of golden yellow to cream-coloured plumes. Creates an elegant background. Seed heads stand up to winter extremes. Good cut flower.
Ornamental Features: Grassy leaves are green in colour. The foliage often turns tan in fall. It features bold plumes of rose flowers rising above the foliage. The tan seed heads are carried on showy plumes.
Landscape Attributes: Herbaceous ornamental grass with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Best cut back to the ground in late winter.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)