Origin: US Native Grass or Sedge
Other Common Names: Speargrass, Western Speargrass, Common Speargrass
Bloom Time: Summer
Height: 24 in to 36 in
Spacing: 15 in to 24 in
Light: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
USDA Zone: 3a-9b
Germination: Fall plant or cold stratify for 2 to 3 months for best results. Sow seeds just below the soil surface at 60F and water.
Seeds Per Oz: 15200
This is a grass of many habitat types, from grassland to pine forest! Needle & Thread Grass has a wispy appearance and is useful for erosion control or forage grass! Its common name refers to its spiraling, hairy, spear-shaped awn.