Geographic origins: Northern Europe.
Adult size: Height up to 60cm, width up to 40cm.
Type of soil: All, acidic, marshy.
Hardiness: Hardy to -20°C.
Position: Full light.
Plantation density: 6 / m².
Properties and uses:
The common cotton grass is a marsh loving grass. It is best planted next to a pond or stream or even in a pot if it is watered daily.
The common cotton grass has silky tassels, which are pure white and are like cotton. Its leaves are very fine.