Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Avalanche'
Variegated Feather Reed Grass
USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9
'Avalanche' makes an attractive, 5' vertical accent in the garden setting. Variefated foliage with white center and brilliant green margins. Blooms age to an autumn sshade of wheat. Use in masses, accent, container or even as a border plant.
This reverse pattern of C. 'Overdam' was found as a mutation on C. 'Karl Foerster' by Steve Schmidt of American Ornamental Perennials.
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips
Wonderful winter interest. prune back in spring.
When to Divide
early spring or fall
(Coreopsis Big Bang),
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes & Uses
|| Dried Flowers
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Season of Interest (Foliage)