Isolepis 'Live Wire Color Grass'

Fiber Optic Grass

Photo courtesy of Ball Seed

  • Short mound of soft green leaves accented by flower spikes
  • No deadheading
  • Grows upright then drapes as matures
  • Performs well in wet conditions
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
House Plant
House Plant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
No Deadheading
No Deadheading

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in part to full sun.  Average water needs. Little to no maintenance.

Height: 6-8 in
Spread: 18-20 in
Spacing: 15-25 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~6 ½” pot
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 8-10

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Water's Edge / Bog Plant
  • Low Maintenance
  • Heat Tolerant
  • House Plant
  • Garden
  • Border or Bed
  • No Deadheading
  • Container
  • Ornamental Grass


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring Bloomer
  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Water Garden