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Deschampsia cespitosa 'Pixie Fountain' (50 cells)

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Dense evergreen foliage clumps produce bright silvery-white flowers that mature to rich brown. A dwarf selection, less than half the height of the species, from Jelitto.

  Production Location: Florida
  Tray Size: 50 plants
  Common Name: Tufted hair grass
  USDA Hardiness Zone: 2 - 7
  Mature Height: 24 inches
  Seedhead Color: Green
  Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade

Cell Size: 50 cell tray. Depth 2.31". Volume (max. dry) cubic inches: 4.64
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
Soil EC: 1-1.5
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks
Growing Info: Pinching not required.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N
Moisture Level: Allow plants to dry between ample waterings.
Watch for Pest and Disease: No serious insect or disease problems.
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: None required.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Grown primarily for foliage.
Other: None

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