Synonyms: Oplismenus hirtellus subsp. setarius
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 0.3 ft Width: spreading many
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Interesting foliage
Recommended Uses: This is a low groundcover that can be effective seasonally in shady locations.
Considerations: Unfortunately, this low growing gras is not visible during winter-spring, so its use is somewhat restricted to areas where this is not an issue.
Propagation: Division, seed.
Availability: Seed, Friends
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam
Soil pH Range: Acidic to neutral
Native Habitats: Moist sites. Shade. Moist hammocks.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: