ColorGrass® Pony Tails Mexican Feather Grass

Nassella tenuissima 'Pony Tails'

SKU #46782
6-10

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OVERVIEW
Description This upright grass has fine green foliage with silky green flowers in July that mature to golden blonde. Reacts to the softest breeze, creating movement in the landscape. The soft, feathery texture makes a wonderful annual where not hardy. Note: Though native to Texas and into the southwest, due to reseeding, it is advised that Bay Area and Southern California coastal gardeners be wary of planting it anywhere near an urban-rural interface or riparian area where it may escape.
Light Full sun
Watering Once established, water occasionally
Blooms Summer through fall
Mature Size Reaches 16 to 24 in. tall, 24 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features North American Native Selection
Problems/Solutions Rabbit Resistant
Growth Rate Moderate
Growth Habit Upright
Flower Attributes Showy Plumes
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container
Flower Color Brown
Foliage Color Green
CARE
Care Provide a well drained soil and water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Reduce watering after establishment. Prune off or rake out dead foliage before new foliage emerges.

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in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.

We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.