Scientific Name: Arrhenatherum elatius var. bulbosum 'Variegatum'Form: Vase
Common Name:variegated bulbous oat grass Texture:Medium
Family Name:PoaceaeHabit: Arching, Spreading
Plant Type: Poales (grass-like), Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Africa, Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Grass-like, Basal, Alternate, Leathery, Glabrous, Linear, Entire
Flowers: Spikelet, Green, Silver, Aug- Sep
Fruit: Grain (caryopsis), Brown, Sep
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Container planting, Ground cover, Group or mass planting, Perennial border, Summer interest
Key ID Features:Leaves basal (carex-like until floral culms arise), green with white margins and strips; bulbs green to yellowish, about 1 cm wide.