Molina caerulea 'Moorhexe'

Purple Moor Grass

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9

Upright, clump forming tufted grass with narrow green leaves that turn golden yellow in the fall. Blooms of deep purple spikelets in late summer. Stems and foliage are very upright. Very reliable and hardy.

Height

28-36 in

Spread

18 in

Color

Purple

Bloom Time

July-September

When to Divide

spring, every 3 years

Good Companions

Catmint (Nepeta faassenii), Culver's Root (Veronicastrum virginicum), Goldenrod (Solidago rugosa), Bluestar Milkweed (Amsonia ), Helen's Flower (Helenium ), Garden Phlox (Phlox paniculata), Bee Balm (Monarda didyma), Obedient Plant (Physostegia virginiana), Helen's Flower (Helenium )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Dried Flowers
Cut Flowers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Winter
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Winter
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Very Adaptable
Moist but well-drained
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