'Karl Foerster', is a tidy grass that has rich green blades that give way to creamy white/pink flowering heads in mid-summer. A choice landscape plant for erosion control, screening an area, and for planting long drifts. A long lived perennial that grows best in well drained soils.
Mature Plant Size: 5'-6' Tall, 2' Spread
Bloom Time: June - September
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Type/pH: Well-drained/6.0-7.5
Hardiness Zones: 5-9
Container Size: 2.5" square x 5.5 landscape plug, will reach a foot across within 1-2 years, dependent on soil condition.
Fertilizer: Apply compost or an all purpose granular at the base of the plant every spring. Avoid excessive fertilizer as it can lead to weak growth.