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  • Shipped in ON, QC, NB, NS, PE

Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Avalanche'

Avalanche Feather Reed Grass

Main interest:
variegated, graceful movement of feathery plumes
full sun, moist well-drained soil, drought tolerant
Growth type:
Flower colour:
green-bronze, July to September
variegated green and white
USDA Hardiness:
zone 3: -40 °C (-40 ° F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 4 ft (1.2 m) width: 2 ft (0.6 m)
borders, specimen

Very similar to Calamagrostis a. 'Overdam', Avalanche's variegated leaves  are white on the inside and green on the outside. Feather Reed Grass provides excellent cut flowers. Tolerates a wide range of soil types, from sand to clay. See the product infographic below comparing the leaf variations of Avalanche, Eldorado, Karl Foerster and Overdam.

Please use availability information as a guide only. The weather is a fickle thing, and impacts when our plants are actually available for shipping. Please be aware that we are not answering emails regarding plants availability. The best advice we can give you is to check back once in a while, choose a size option and check the current stock.

$12.99 - $29.99

Ships ON, QC, NB, PE, NS
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