Common Name: Grass, Karl Foerster

Scientific Name: C. x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'

Zone: 4

Height: 36"

Width: 18"

Shape: Upright, arching

Foliage: Green

Flower: Golden-brown

Light Requirements: Sun/light shade

Bloom Time: June-July

Description: Medium green foliage in upright, arching clumps turns golden-yellow in fall. Flowers emerge green/red, maturing to golden-brown spikes 1 1/2-2' above the foliage. Will not bloom well in partial shade. Perennial Plant of the Year 2001.