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hairgrass, tufted (Deschampsia cespitosa)
hairgrass, tufted (Deschampsia cespitosa)
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hairgrass, tufted (Deschampsia cespitosa)

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Description

Tufted hair grass, also known as salt and pepper grass, tussock grass, or small-flowered tickle grass, is an excellent forage and hay grass and an attractive ornamental. Mostly evergreen with tall, fine-textured flower stalks and loose, open purplish-green panicles. A cool-season bunch grass, easy to grow, and a good wetland plant that tolerates both drought and seasonal flooding. Deer resistant. Reseeds well.

Plant Type Perennial grass.
Flower Color Purple to tawny.
Bloom Period June.
Height at Maturity 8"-60".
Plant Spacing 24"
Light Requirements Full sun, part shade.
Moisture Needs Moist to wet.
Soil Type Various, from gravel to clay.