Tufted Hair Grass
Tufted Hair Grass (Agrostis scabra)
Tufted Hair Grass is a quick growing bunchgrass with reddish seedheads in July. Otherwise known as Ticklegrass, it has beautiful fine leaves that green up fast and tickle your bare legs as you walk through it. This plant provides excellent cover and is particularly nice for a native lawn.
Scientific Name: Agrostis scabra
Sun Exposure: full sun to part shade
Bloom Period: June
Height: 1 to 1.5 ft
Soil: medium to moist