Golden Meadow Foxtail

Golden Meadow Foxtail

Alopecurus pratensis variegatus

Has soft yellow and green foliage,  it is excellent in a woodland setting. To grow this grass in full sun or in hot dry conditions, constant moisture is needed. In hot dry conditions, golden foxtail will stay gold longer if cut back and watered in mid-August. It will also be a brighter color in full sun

Description: cool season; slow spreader 

Foliage – variegated yellow-green; narrow blade width;  (12-16″) tall

Zone 5-11

Flowers – May-June;  (24″)

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to light shade; moist fertile soil; dislikes hot dry locations