June Grass (Koeleria macrantha)

  • a shorter (cool-season) prairie grass; great for intertwining native blooming species to create a "No Mow" lawn
  • a hemiparasitic host plant for the beautiful orange-colored Indian Paintbrush (pictured above)
  • full sun
  • 2 feet high
  • dry to medium-dry soil
  • zones 3 - 9 
  • space 8 to 15 inches apart
  • NATIVE STATE LISTING for Koeleria macrantha

    AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, ND, NE, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SD, TX, UT, VT, WA, WI, WY 


PEACE LILY greenhouse & nursery

"Gardening with a humanitarian purpose."

Please visit the group Pollinator Friendly Yards on Facebook.  Leslie Nelson Inman was my initial inspiration.  Hopefully, she will be yours.