Agrostis scabra

Also known as: Rough Bentgrass

Light Conditions: Sun to Part Shade
Soil Conditions: Dry to Moist
Exposure Conditions: Full Exposure
Size: 10-30" T & 10-14" W
Bloom Period: June to August
Bloom Colour: Purplish
Growth Habit: Moderate to Fast Growing
Spreads By: Seed

Good For Small Spaces
Good For Large Spaces
Long Bloom Time


Attractive Seed Heads
Fall Color
Deer Resistant
Edible/Medicinal Properties

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Agrostis scabra (Ticklegrass) Agrostis scabra (Ticklegrass) Agrostis scabra (Ticklegrass)

Seeds Per Package: 50

Description: Tickle Grass is a tufting grass with upright form and it has a softening effect on the landscape with it's a fine textured airy seed heads. Tickle grass is very versatile and willing to grow in a variety of conditions; it size will vary according to the site conditions, growing larger in shady or moist conditions.

Found in Nature: Moist to dry open or wooded sites.

Distribution: Across North America

Important Information: The "Bloom Period" is an indicator of the time period within which the wildflowers will bloom and does not describe the time period that a single plant will bloom. The "Sizes" listed are intended to be a general guideline to consult during plant selection. Plant growth and bloom times will vary depending on geographical location & individual site conditions. Please contact us with any questions you may have.