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Helictotrichon sempervirens

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Poaceae
Tribe  Aveneae
Rank  Species
Order  Poales
Subfamily  Pooideae
Genus  Helictotrichon
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Scientific name  Helictotrichon sempervirens
Similar  Helictotrichon, Japanese forest grass, Festuca glauca, Fountain grass, Calamagrostis

Helictotrichon sempervirens blue oat grass


Helictotrichon sempervirens, or blue oat grass, is a species of flowering plant in the Poaceae family of true grasses, native to central and southwest European grasslands. It is a bunchgrass often used as an ornamental grass in garden design and landscaping.

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The foliage is pale green with a tinge of blue. It grows in an arching shape, up to 140 cm (55 in) tall by 60 cm (24 in) wide. The grass blooms with pale blue-green flowers in May to August. The plant is an evergreen perennial, although with summer drought stress semi-dormancy occurs. The Latin name sempervirens literally means "immortal" but in botany means "evergreen".

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This plant has gained the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

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References

Helictotrichon sempervirens Wikipedia


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