Koeleria macrantha - Junegrass

One of the earliest maturing native grasses, it is also one of the shortest native grasses, Junegrass produces lustrous creamy seed heads in early summer making this plant stand out in the garden. Requiring very dry and sunny conditions, Koeleria macanthra makes an excellent companion for short wildflowers such as Prairie Smoke.

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  Green-Cream
  Late Spring
  Full Sun to Part Shade
  1' - 2'
  Sand to Clay
  Dry to Medium
Approx. 80 seeds per pack - 5,286 seeds per gram

Attracts Butterflies!
Deer Resistant!
Makes Great Cut Flowers!

All Wildflower Farm seeds are hardy through growing zone 3, organic and non-GMO.

SEED GERMINATION INFO

Indoors: No pre-treatment necessary other than cold, dry storage. Start at least 4 weeks before outdoor night temperatures are reliably in the 10 C (50 F) range. Plant seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep in pots. Keep moist but not soggy and very warm (21 C - 70 F). When seedlings are 5 cm (2 in.) tall, transplant into the garden spaced 30 cm (1 ft.) apart.

Outdoors: Sow seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep outdoors in either late fall or early spring.

Koeleria macrantha - Junegrass

  • Product Code: C25520
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $3.95