Molinia caerulea 'Skyracer'
Common Name: Purple Moor Grass Family: Poaceae (The Grass Family)
Clumping tufted perennial grass forming dense clumps of bluish-green leaves to two to three feet. Clumps are topped with long arching see-through spikes of purple flowers in summer. These move in the slightest breeze. An elegant and dynamic grass. Try to postion it so it will be backlit by the afternoon sun.
Europe and Western Russia
Humid grasslands with soils poor in nutrients.
||Primary Bloom Colour||White/Cream
||Secondary Bloom Colour||
||Bloom Time||Spring - Fall
|Light Exposure||Full - Part Sun
||Foliage Colour||Bluish Green
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Recommended Companion Plants:
Lysimachia atropurpurea "'Beaujolais'"
Euphorbia "Blackbird 'Nothowlee'"
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