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Grass - Ornamental

Chasmanthium (syn Uniola) latifolium

Northern River Oats

Plant Type: Grass - Ornamental
Exposure: Sun Tolerant  Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade  Shade Tolerant  

Upright clumps of bamboo-like foliage. Green foliage turns copper in fall and brown in winter. Attractive flat flower spikes hang down from flowering stems. Prefers light shade and damp locations. Can self-sow.



Northern River Oats Merit Awards and Special Collections

Northern River Oats Characteristics & Attributes

Season of Interest
Mid Season (May - June)
Late Season (July - frost)
Soil Moisture Needs
Special Benefits
Cut Flower / or Foliage
Dried Flower
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
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