Scientific Name: Luzula nivea Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:snowy woodrush Texture:Fine
Family Name:JuncaceaeHabit: Arching, Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial, Poales (grass-like) Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Grass-like, Basal, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Linear
Flowers: Panicle, (Floriferous), White, May- Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Sep- Aug
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Dried flower or fruit, Mixed shrub border, Perennial border, Small garden/space, Spring interest, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Loose, tufted evergreen; leaves linear, deep green, 30 cm long, hairy margins; flowers are white, in clusters.