Blue Moor Grass

Sesleria caerulea - botanical name

Sesleria caerulea

Evergreen loose clump forming grass (0.3m x 0.3m) from Europe. Soft two toned leaves glaucous blue on top dark green beneath. Small spikey panicles of purplish black flowers maturing silver green. Useful massed as a groundcover; as filler between larger grasses or for edging a pathway. Tolerates light foot traffic. Prefers partial shade position with well drained moist soil. Frost tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Grass
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Part Shade, Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam
  • Water rating
    Medium
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (Europe)
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