Calamagrostis × acutiflora 'Overdam'
Common name: Variegated Feather Reed Grass
A variegated feather reed grass with creamy white margins that fade to white with a blush of pink.
It has that classic upright growth habit of Calamagrostis, with beautiful variegated foliage.
In early summer feathery beige plumes appear over the foliage.
It holds its variegation well through the heat of the summer.
Once roots are established, it is quite drought tolerant.
Beautiful as an accent plant.
Flowering height: 5'
Exposure: Full sun
Photos courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.