Northeast Pollinator Plants
Deschampsia caespitosa (Tufted Hair Grass)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. If you live near Fairfax, VT, consider buying at our farm, River Berry Farm.
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Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.
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Common Name: Tufted Hair Gras
Attracts: Butterflies, Larval Host, Birds
Use: Garden, Naturalizing, Shade Gardens
Light: Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: Mid-July to October
Flower Color: Creamy White
Height: 2' - 3'
Notes: Deschampsia caespitoa, Tufted Hair Grass, is an airy, soft native grass offering nectar, bird seed and it hosts butterfly larvae. Is nice in light shade gardens.
Naturalized to most all US (rare in parts of CT) except lower Midwest and Central South: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).