Chasmanthium latifolium (Northern Sea Oats)
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Chasmanthium latifolium

Northern Sea Oats

A great candidate for a partially shaded site. Tolerates sun as long as adequate moisture is provided. Clump forming. Yellow/almond flower at 3-5'; flat seed heads flutter in the breeze.
Height: 3-4 ft
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: June,July
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
20864.1G #1 2013
20864.38 38 Flat 0
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Salt Tolerant
Fall Color
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Sun to Shade
Native Plant Community
Mesic Prairie
Savanna
Flower Color
Yellow
Flower Hue
Medium
Flower Height
3' to 4'
Flower Type
Panicle
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Coarse
Divide
Every Five Years or Longer
Prune Time
May
Flower Size
3" to 4"
Growth Rate
Average
Origin
Greater Midwest

Possible Substitution Plants

Panicum virgatum 'Cheyenne Sky'