- USDA Hardiness Zones 5-9
- Height 24-36 Inches Tall
- Spread 8-12 Inches Wide
This one is definitely a graceful grass! It has stems that shoot up and arch over adding texture to your landscape. It can tolerate all soil types and will thrive in wet conditions. It adds interest wherever you decide to plant it!
The Graceful Grasses® Blue Mohawk® Soft Rush is planted for its unique grass like foliage. It grows to a height of up to three feet and its round stems have an arching habit that provides landscapes and containers with texture. The spread for this plant is eight to twelve inches. It is commonly used as a thriller in container planting, landscapes, as groundcover, and does well when mass planted.
Dolce Cherry Truffles Coral Bells Care
Plant in warm conditions with full to part sun. Soil should be moist to wet for best results but is tolerant to average conditions with consistent watering. The Graceful Grasses® Blue Mohawk® Soft Rush can grow in all types of soil and with varying Ph levels. Cut back after grass has turned brown for the season in areas at risk for fire. In other areas, grass can be left until early spring before new growth emerges. All dead foliage should be cut in the early spring. Fertilizing is not necessary as it is a self-feeder.
Dolce Cherry Truffles Coral Bells Spacing
Spacing for the Graceful Grasses® Blue Mohawk® Soft Rush should be eight to twelve inches, center on center. When spacing your grass it is important to give it enough room to grow to develop properly.
Northern Lights Tufted Hairgrass Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 5 - 9|
|Flower Color(s): n/a|
|Bloom Period: Grown for Foliage|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun|
|Height Class: Short|
|Height: 2-3 Feet|
|Spread: 12 Inches|
|Spacing: 8-10 Inches|
|Drought Tolerant: No|
|Features: Foliage Interest|
|Scientific Name: Deschampsia cespitosa 'Northern Lights'|
|Common Name: Northern Lights Tufted Hairgrass|
|Other Name(s): Tussock Grass; Ornamental Grass|
|Brand: Proven Winners|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
For information on how to care for you new plant please check out our guide. Guide: How to Care for Your New Plant(s)
Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.