Karl Forester Feather Reed Grass

Calamagrostis acutiflora ‘Karl Foerster’


Narrow clumps or green foliage bear spikes of soft, greenish flowers that fade to rose and then into stiff tan seed heads. Strong, upright habit.



Height: 4-5′

Light Needs: Full Sun to Part Shade

Hardiness Zone: 3

Foliage Colour: Green

Fall Foliage: Tan

Growth Habit: Upright, Narrow

Blooms: June to October

Key Features: Deer Resistant, Low Maintenance, Excellent for Dried Arrangements

Landscape Uses: Naturalization, Vertical Accent, Mass Planting, Container Planting