Spreading bottlebrush grass (Hystrix patula)

H. patula is an upright, clump-forming perennial grass with coarsely-textured, linear, dark green leaves and, in summer, racemes of loose flowers opening bright green and fading to tan by autumn.

Winterhardy cold season perennial
Height 50/90 cm
Width 30-60 cm
Spacing 30-40 cm / 10-12 pc/m2
Flowering time VI-VIII
Site sunny to half-shaded, dry to medium moist humus rich soil  
Propagation seeds, division
Cutting back  spring, flower stems in summer before the seeds ripe, to keep coulourful foliage 
Availability 2021
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