Northern Sea Oats
Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Botanical Pronunciation||chas-MAN-thee-um lat-ee-FOH-lee-um|
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage clumps quickly reach 2 to 3 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Mass Planting, Very Wet Areas, Water Garden, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Wet Soils, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Key Feature||Showy Water Garden Accent|
Grows easily in average to poor soils; thrives in enriched, moist soils. Water deeply and regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, water as needed to maintain evenly moist soil. Leave foliage through winter to protect the clump; hard prune before new growth emerges.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9