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Deschampsia cespitosa 'Goldtau'

Tufted Hairgrass

'Goldtau' Tufted Hairgrass is a compact form of this lovely cool season native grass.  The name 'Godtau' means 'Golden Dew', which refers to the airy quality of the yellow inflorescences appearing in July to September.  The dark green blades are semi-evergreen and happy in shady locations.   Deschampsia 'Goldtau' is beautiful in mass plantings or mixed with ferns and other woodland perennials.  The fall color of the seedheads is bronze.

Height

18 Inches

Spread

24 Inches

USDA Hardiness Zone

4
Current Availability
Qty Avail Description Future Crop
190 Deschampsia cespitosa Goldtau #1 (yellow)
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Cut Flower
Deer Resistant
Dried Flower
Erosion Control
Fall Color - Attractive
Habit: Compact
Native
Semi-Evergreen
Winter Containers
Winter Interest
Seedheads
Soil Conditions
Average
Moist
Bloom Time
Summer
Exposure
Full Shade
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
Attracts Wildlife
Food Source for Wildlife
Foliage Color
Green
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