Variegated Purple Moor Grass - Molinia caerulea 'Variegata'

This variegated purple moor grass forms a clump of graceful, heavily striped variegated foliage. A purple-red inflorescence appears in mid-July. Produces tall, narrow reddish-purple flower heads in mid summer. Tolerate Full Sun in cooler climates. Great for in the front of the border.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Multi-Coloured
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Dried Flowers
Long Bloom Time
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
0-12"
Flower Colors: 
Purple
Flower Seasons: 
Fall
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
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Prefers moist, rich acid soil in light shade to full sun. Prefers shade in dry locations. Water regularly until well established. Divide every two to three years in early spring.

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