Milium effusum

Golden Millet Grass


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Chartreuse yellow foliage in spring
  • Flowers spikes of green in summer
  • Low growing, dense mounds
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Summer
Summer
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil/Wetlands
Wet Soil/Wetlands



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow in moist, shady areas.  Divide in early spring.


Height: 12-16 in
Spread: 8-12 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Green
Zone: 5-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $35~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Great Foliage
  • Water's Edge / Bog Plant
  • Edging
  • Border or Bed

Exposure:

  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Chartreuse

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Keep Well-Watered
  • Wet Soil/Wetlands