University of Rhode Island

Deschampsia flexuosa

Wavy Hairgrass

A fine textured grass which grows in a dense clump. Dark green narrow leaf blades. Inflorescences are on long stems held above the leaves. Tolerates dry soil and sunny to partially shaded sites. Native to RI. 2-3'.

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