Silver-blue, rushlike foliage is graced by one of the most distinctive flowers of all grasses: the inflorescence looks like little origami birds.
Noteworthy CharacteristicsNative to Israel and Egypt. Tolerates desert conditions and is excellent by the coast.
CareGrow in part shade with medium moisture.
- Genus : Lygeum
- Plant Height : 1 to 3 feet
- Plant Width : 1 to 3 feet
- Zones : 10, 11, 9
- Moisture : Dry
- Light : Full Sun
- Plant Type : Grasses
- Maintenance : Moderate
- Characteristics : Showy Foliage
- Bloom Time : Spring
- Plant Seasonal Interest : Summer Interest