facebook Twitter 


 
SUNNY BORDER PERENNIAL COLLECTION

Sort by Botanical Name

Sort by Common Name

Hystrix patula   

A cool season, clump-forming grass. Grows 8-12” tall. Flowers June-Aug. above dark green leaves. Native to the Northeastern U.S. Will tolerate light shade. 

 
    Common Name:Bottlebrush Grass
    Hardiness Zones:4-9
    Exposure:   
    Native:Yes
    Deer Resistant:Yes
 
Growing Tips: Plant in moist, well drained, sandy loam soil.

About Hystrix: An American native, this noninvasive ornamental grass looks nice in the garden by itself, grouped together or left to naturalize an area. The flower panicles add a nice textural look to the garden and can be used in fresh or dry arrangements.