This gracefully arching, hardy, cool season perennial grass forms a clump of upright arching leaves; majestic airy green flowers rise high above the foliage, fanning out in a glorious display; both foliage and flowers mature to a rich gold in fall; nice cut flower; elegant winter interest.
Majestic airy green flowers rise high above the foliage
Splendid in borders, containers, mass plantings, woodland and shade gardens and as focal point.
Molinia caerulea 'Strahlenquelle'
(Fountain Spray Moor Grass)
Full sun to partial shade
24" (61 cm)
36" (91 cm))
48" (122 cm))
Airy, strongly arching pendant flowers with purple tint
June - July
Moderate. Keep moist in hot conditions
Prefers rich, moist soil types