Bottlebrush Grass

Elymus hystrix

Bottlebrush Grass offers exquisite seed heads in the shade garden. A cool season grass, Elymus hystrix grows actively during the spring and fall when soil temperatures are cool. It provides fabulous texture and interest in wooded areas and is perfect …

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SKU
44760-03 / 24760
Plants 3" Pots
1-4 $5.99 ea.
5-10 $4.99 ea.
11-31 $3.99 ea.
32+ $2.99 ea.
Seeds 4,700 seeds/oz
Oz $50.00
1/4 Lb $150.00
1/2 Lb $270.00
Lb $450.00
Cultural Details
Soil Type Loam, Sand
Soil Moisture Dry, Medium
Sun Exposure Partial, Shade
Height 2' - 5'
Bloom Color Green, Cream
Bloom Time June, July, Aug
Spacing 1'
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Root Type Fibrous
Benefits Deer Resistant
Seeds per Oz 4700
Propagation Treatment Dry Stratification
Direct Sowing Time Early Spring, Fall

Bottlebrush Grass offers exquisite seed heads in the shade garden. A cool season grass, Elymus hystrix grows actively during the spring and fall when soil temperatures are cool. It provides fabulous texture and interest in wooded areas and is perfect for planting under oaks and other deciduous trees where some light is able to penetrate to the forest floor. Bottlebrush Grass is included in our Woodland Edge Seed Mix.

Botanical Synonyms
Hystrix patula