Purple Lovegrass (Eragrostis spectabilis)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 2 feet
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil


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