Giant Feather Grass

Stipa gigantea

Giant Feather Grass - Stipa  gigantea

Common Name: Giant Feather Grass
Genus: Stipa
Species: gigantea

Category: Grasses & Bamboos
Growth Rate: Average

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 2.50 m (250 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 1.50 m (150 cm)

Foliage Type: Semi EvergreenFlower Colour: Gold
Foliage Colour: Green

Soil Type: Sandy/Light or Chalky/Alkaline
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained

This perennial grass is evergreen or semi-evergreen. It has long, very thin mid-green leaves. During summer, Stipa gigantea produces long, feathery, golden flower spikes.

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