Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Phalaris arundinacea, Ribbon Grass, Strawberries and Cream Grass

Common Name: Ribbon Grass, Strawberries and Cream Grass

Family: Poaceae

Genus: Phalaris

Species: arundinacea

Characteristics of Plant
Tough plant tolerates poor soils and less than optimum growing conditions. In good conditions it can easily overtake less vigorous neighbors. Effective and long lasting in cut flower arrangements.

Life Cycle
Perennial

Sun Exposure
Full Sun
Part Sun/ Part Shade
Shade

Reproduces By
Stolon

Image
(Image by poisondartfrog)
"The pink stripes disappear as the season progresses leaving clean cream and green."
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