Today's bloom is Quaking Grass (Briza media)

Bloom of the Day for July 2nd, 2013:

Type of plant: Ornamental Grasses and Bamboo

Bloom color: Chartreuse (yellow-green), Medium Purple

Bloom time of year: Mid Summer

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 4a to Zone 8b

Height: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing: 12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

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DavidofDeLand wrote:

GardenGuyKin wrote:
Excellent photo, I just want to grab hold of them and give em a good shake! I don't know why but they look like they would sound cool brushing against each other.

nutsaboutnature wrote:
Very Cool...they kind of remind me of colorful arrowheads!! Great shot kniphofia!

sunkissed wrote:
I can see why this is called, "Rattlesnake" grass. Nice close up shot.