Melica nutansCommon Name: 'Mountain melic'
Attractive arching panicles of rice-like, creamy flowers, turning brown, over contrasting bright green foliage in late spring and early summer. May-Jul. H60 cm S30cm.
Easy to grow in moderately fertile, moist but well-drained, preferably alkaline to neutral soil in sun or partial shade. Dislikes excessive winter wet.