Avalanche Feather Reed Grass

Calamagrostis acutiflora ‘Avalanche’

  • Height:  3-4′
  • Spread:  2-3′
  • Exposure:  Full Sun
  • Zone:  3-9

A variegated feather reed grass discovered as a sport of C. ‘Karl Foerster’. It has that classic upright growth habit of Calamagrostis, with beautiful variegated foliage, a wide white center to the leaf. It holds its variegation well through the heat of the summer. The inflorescence is similar to ‘Karl Foerster’. Reaches a mature height of 3-4′, inflorescence to 5′. Once roots are established, it is quite drought tolerant. Clump forming.  Available in #1 & #2 containers.  Our stock is always changing so please call for current availability.