Aristida purpurea (Purple Three Awn)

Sale price Price $12.00 Regular price

category/family - Grass; Poaceae

evergreen - semi-evergreen to deciduous

size -  2-3' H x 2' W

growth rate - fast

sun - full sun

soil - Adaptable, well draining

water - drought tolerant to occasional

flowers/fruit - purplish seed heads

CA native - yes

Tough, beautiful ornamental bunchgrass. Has purple seed heads which wave gracefully in the wind. Recommended for erosion control on slopes, hillsides, and in canyons. Likes sunny, dry conditions and occasional pruning.