Tufted Hairgrass (Deschampsia cespitosa): Bundle of 10


Bareroot plants sold in bundles of 10.

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Sold in bundles of 10.

At a Glance: Tufted hairgrass is a densely tufted perennial with numerous stems and bronze inflorescence. This species grows in tidal marshes, beaches, meadows, lake-shores, and gravelly river bars. This plant is 20-120 cm tall.

Leaves: flat to folded, narrow, stiff, and pointed.

Inflorescence: Loose panicle, often nodding; spikelet bronze and glistening, usually darkening at maturity.

Growing Conditions:

Sun/Shade Tolerance Hydrology Elevation Range
full sun > 80%

mostly sunny 60-80%

mostly shady 60%-80%

Low elevation
Mid elevation
High elevation


MacKinnon, A., Pojar, J., & Alaback, P. B. (1994). Plants of the Pacific Northwest coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia & Alaska. Richmond, Wash: Lone Pine Publishing.