- Cool season, clump-forming grasses.
- Grows well in moderate shade with moist, well-drained soil.
- Provides erosion control and offers showy cloud-like flower panicles.
- Keeps good color and form for winter interest.
- Use in groups, for naturalizing, in rain gardens or as a lawn alternative.
- Mixes well with other shade loving perennials such as hostas and ferns.
- Moderate salt tolerance.
cespitosa 'Goldtau' (gold dew tufted hair grass)