deschampsia cespitosa 'bronze veil' (bronzeschleier) (bronze tufted hair grass)

Size: 1 gallon
  • dense mounding semi-evergreen clump of green blades turning light brown in the fall
  • flowers feature green and bronze tones
  • bloom time: early to late summer
  • cool season grasses do the majority of their growing in early spring and continue when temperatures start to cool in the fall
  • during the warmer summer months, they stop growing and some will even go dormant
  • cool season grasses flower in the spring or early summer
  • most cool season grasses grow best in a consistently moist soil
  • zone 4 
  • height 60-100cm
  • spread 50-60cm 
  • colour multi-coloured
  • grows best in a moist to average soil, in full sun to partial shade
  • leaving foliage adds winter interest, but prune in late winter to make way for new growth
  • full sun, partial sun/shade
  • drought tolerant, once established
  • long blooming
  • low maintenance
  • evergreen
  • ground cover
  • rock garden