Helictotrichon sempervirens
  • Helictotrichon sempervirens

Helictotrichon sempervirens

£9.95

(Blue Oat Grass) An attractive and low maintenance evergreen grass, Helictotrichon sempervirens has long, thin, steel-blue leaves and grows to form a neat mound.

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An attractive and low maintenance evergreen grass, Helictotrichon sempervirens has long, thin, steel-blue leaves and grows to form a neat mound. In the summer upright sprays of golden-grey flower appear, up to 80 - 100 cm tall.

Helictotrichon sempervirens is best suited for a sunny and well drained position and is reasonably  drought-tolerant once established.


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Helictotrichon sempervirens is a neat clump forming grass.
    • Height: 100 cm (3 ft)
    • Spread: 60 cm (2 ft)+

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Partial or Dappled Shade, Full Sun
Mature Size
Grass - Medium (3 - 6 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Special: Coastal Areas, Special: Windy & Exposed, Soil Type: Dry / Sandy
Special Features
To grow in a pot, Leaf Colour - Blue/Silver

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