ornamental grass

Lygeum spartum | False Esparto Grass, Albardin

This ornamental grass is upright in form and spreads by rhizomes. Flowers are unique and grow on top of tall stems. Accepts poor rocky soils. Canopy coverage: 7 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 15F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 3 feet high

Width: 3 feet wide


Foliage Color: gray-green, tan, yellow

Flower Color: tan

Flower Season: spring, summer