This outstanding cool season perennial grass forms a graceful clump of narrow green blades edged with vivid sunshine yellow; stiff, wiry, citrus yellow stems form a lacy fan from the foliage centre, bearing delicate flowers that are a hazy purple in summer, shimmering gold in fall; nice dried flower.
Nice dried flower
Stunning in borders, containers, meadows, mass plantings, cottage, water-wise, woodland and shade gardens and as accent, specimen
Molinia caerulea 'Variegata'
(Variegated Moor Grass)
Full sun to part shade
12" (30 cm)
18" (46 cm)
24" (61 cm)
Purple-brown flowers on bright golden-yellow stems
June - July
Moderate-Low. Keep moist in hot conditions
Perfers fertile, moist soil types