This striking grass-like perennial forms a mound of leathery, dark green leaves that turn ruby during the cooler months; dark flower spikes rise just above the foliage.
Dark green leaves that turn ruby during the cooler months
Lovely in borders, edging, mass plantings, meadows, woodland, rock or water-wise gardens and as accent and ground cover
Luzula nivea 'Lucius'
(Snowy Wood Rush)
Full sun to partial shade
20" (51 cm)
18" (46 cm)
24" (61 cm)
Clusters of white flowers on tall stems
June - August
Moderate-Low. Some drought tolerance
Prefers average to poor soil types