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Aristida purpurea - Purple Three Awn (Plant)

Aristida purpurea - Purple Three Awn (Plant)

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Aristida purpurea - Purple Three Awn (Plant)

A ornamental bunchgrass with purple seed heads that wave gracefully in the breeze. Recommended as a replacement for Mexican feather grass. Caution: Can be aggressive, and awns can be a nuisance. Plant away from pets and children's play areas.

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Plant Characteristics
Species NameAristida purpurea
Common NamePurple Three Awn
Plant TypeGrass/Grass-Like
Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Inland-Sun,
Water RequirementLow
Soil TypeAny
Flower ColorNone
Flowering MonthsMarch, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, February
Evergreen/DeciduousWinter deciduous/dormant
Height by Width3ft. x 2ft.
 
Specialty Features
  • Erosion Control
  • Butterflies/Moths
  • Songbirds
  • Local Plants
  • Pollinators

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