Spodiopogon sibiricus

Graybeard Grass, Frost Grass, Siberian Graybeard, Silver Spikegrass

Family: Poaceae Grass

Type Perennial, grass
USDA Hardiness range 5A - 9B
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Purple
Bloom time Late Summer to Mid Fall
Water needs Dry to moist
Landscape uses Massing, screen, specimen, winter interest
Height 36" to 5' / 90cm to 1.60m
Spread 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Bloom attributes Suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Purple, variegated
Fruit color n/a
Soil type Loamy
Form Spreading or horizontal, upright or erect
Attributes and features Attractive foilage