Melica californica

Melica californica

California melic grass


  • Native to Oregon and California
  • Grows in many types of habitats, from mountain forests to open grassland at sea level
  • Flower cluster is a narrow series of purple-banded green spikelets
  • Flower clusters are attractive even after this grass has gone dormant
  • Performs best in part shade with low to moderate water

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