• slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

Moor Grass

Botanical Name
Molinia caerulea
Min Zone
4
Max Zone
9
Height
2 to 8 feet
Width
1 to 3 feet
Flowers
Early to mid summer: purplish
Fall Color
Orange-yellow
Light
Full sun
Soil
Moist, well-drained, rich in organic matter
Planting & Care
  • Grows in a wide range of soils, but performs best in acid soil
  • Divide in spring
Problems
None serious
Varieties
  • M. caerulea subsp. arundinacea 'Skyracer' - 6 to 8 feet tall flower spikes
  • Variegata - leaves striped with white

Related Content

Upcoming Appearances


Oct. 21, 2020
Selecting the Best Hydrangea
for My Landscape
 
Online

Oct. 28, 2020
Why Won't My Hydrangea Bloom
& Other Issues
 
Online

Watch past webinars on demand.

Learn More

Book an Appearance

Learn More

Win the Corona ClassicCut branch & stem pruner, hedge shears & bypass lopper

ENTER NOW