Milium effusum 'Aureum'
Bowles' Golden Grass
medium, approx. 40 - 60 cm
sun - partial shade
well drained, moist
acid - neutral - alkaline
garden variety, the species is native to Europe, N-America and N-Asia
Milium is a small genus in the grass family, Poaceae, distributed in the northern hemisphere. It was much larger, but a number of species formerly belonging to this genus have been moved to other genera.
Division in spring or fall.
Seed - sown in February - March
Seed lightly covered and stored at room temperature until germination.
A hardy ornamental grass with chartreuse foilage. Self-seeds moderately.