Xerophyllum tenax Beargrass

  • Xerophyllum tenax,  Beargrass
  • Xerophyllum tenax,  Beargrass
  • Xerophyllum tenax,  Beargrass
  • Plant type
    • Perennial
  • Native or non-native
    • Native
  • Sun & shade levels
    • Full Sun
  • Soil conditions
    • Very Dry
    • Dry
 

A clumped grass up to 3-5 ft. tall that has flowers on spikes. Prefers well drained , partially open slopes. Often found in the mountains growing naturally. Needs very well drained soils in a garden situation.

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