Helictotrichon Sempervirens

Blue Oat Grass
Plant Type

Grass-like, Shrub

Evergreen-Deciduous

Evergreen

Overall Mature Size

Small

Mature Height & Spread

1-2′ x 1-2′

Exposure

Full sun

Water

Medium Water

Flower Color

Light Blue

Bloom Time

Summer

Special Features

Coastal Conditions, Desert Conditions, Low Water Use

Container Sizes

#1, #5

Natural Growth Habit

Clumping

Sunset Garden Zones

1-24

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone

4-9

Helictotrichon Sempervirens also known as Blue Oat Grass produces graceful fountains of silver-blue blades that form neat ornamental clumps. They combine well with other grasses showing beige to light brown terminal ends that appear June through August. Helictotrichon Sempervirens makes a reliable and attractive accent or specimen plant. This evergreen perennial is perfect for rock gardens.

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