Blue Lyme Grass

Blue Lyme Grass

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Elymus arenarius

Cool season grass that tolerates hot weather. Steel-blue foliage, that can be invasive, which is great for controlling erosion on a bank. Spreads by rhizomes. Grows best in full sun but will tolerate light shade. Hardy in zones 4-10. Matures to 3-4 feet tall. Narrow, blue-green spikes in early summer that turn beige in fall. *Deer Seldom Browse*

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Perennial grass
foliage Type Dormant in winter
Height 2-4 ft
Spread 1-4 ft
Shape Clump-forming
Primary foliage Color Green, bluish
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Straw-colored
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Preferences Full Sun and Partial Shade
Water Preferences Tolerates poor soil
Cold Hardiness Zone 4-10