Lightning Strike Feather Reed Grass
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Lightning Strike'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
2350 Marketplace Drive Rochester NY 14623-6013
4200 Recreation Drive Canandaigua NY 14424-2235
3150 West Ridge Road Rochester NY 14626-3216
900 Five Mile Line Road Webster NY 14580
|Average Size at Maturity||24-36" H x 24-36" W|
|Bloom Time||Summer to Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Plumes|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Green Roof, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Spirea (Spiraea); Potentilla (Potentilla); Shrub Rose (Rosa); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Aster (Aster)|
Thrives with enriched, evenly moist soil, but highly adaptable. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; tolerates dry spells when established. Cut to the ground in late winter just before new shoots appear.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9