Overdam Feather Reed Grass - Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Overdam'

Stiff upright perennial with seed heads of golden yellow to cream-coloured blooms from summer into winter. Finely cut white and green striped leaves create an elegant background for border, in mass plantings and in containers. Beautiful fall colour adds value to the landscape. Great used in cut flower arrangements.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Multi-Coloured
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Long Bloom Time
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Dry Areas
Erosion Control
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Xeriscape
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
36-48"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Red
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Fall Colour
Stem Colour
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
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Grow in well drained, fertile soil. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth. Cut to ground in spring to encourage a flush of new growth. Clumps may be divide in spring every 4 to 5 years.

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