(Tufted hair grass)
Height & spread
20-200cm x 1.2-1.5m
Butterfly caterpillar and moth caterpillar food plant
- An attractive native grass found in damp grassland.
- Can be grown just as an ornamental grass in the border, as well as in a meadow.
- Airy flowers heads from June-August.
- Small Dotted Buff Moth and Crambus lathoniellus Micromoth caterpillar food plant.
- Grayling Ringlet and Wall butterfly caterpillar food plant.