Wood Chess - Hairy (Bromus pubescens)
A cool-season grass in that it will actively grow when soil temps are cool. It likes partial sun to light shade, and medium-wet soil. Bromus pubescens is a taller grass for a shaded area, growing to about 4 feet and is usually clump-forming. Leaf blades of this grass are up to 12 inches long and are dark green in color.
Sun Exposure - Partial, Shade
Soil Moisture - Medium-Wet, Medium, Medium-Dry
Height - 4 feet
Bloom Time - June, July, August
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.