Scottish Tufted Hair Grass
Deschampsia cespitosa 'Schottland'
Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
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.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||deh-SHAMP-see-uh kess-pi-TOH-suh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage clumps reach 2 to 3 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide; plumes reach 4 ft. tall.|
|Bloom Time||Early Summer|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Wet Soils, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Companion Plants||Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Salvia (Salvia); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Gayfeather (Liatris)|
Thrives in evenly moist, slightly acidic soil. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. In colder northern regions, apply a thick layer of mulch to protect root zone in winter. Leave foliage in place until early spring, then prune by two-thirds in spring. May be divided in spring or early fall.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9