Success With Seeds Lagurus

Lagurus Germination Information

Lagurus is the botanical name for Hare's Tall Grass
Lagurus Seed Germination How to Sow Lagurus:
  • Sown indoors at temperature of 55-65°
  • Sow 6-8 weeks before last frost and expect germination in 15-20 days
  • Outdoors, seeds may be sown, after all danger of frost is past in the spring, but while the soil temperature is still cool
  • If sowing seed outdoors, we recommend a maximum planting depth of 4X the width of the seed

How to Grow Lagurus:
Transplanting: Transplant when there are at least two sets of true leaves

Spacing: Space seedlings 1 foot apart in full sun in a sandy, moderately fertile, well-drained soil

Additional Care: Very tolerant of humidity, drought, diseases, and pests. For drying, harvest flower heads before they are fully mature

Appearance and Use:

An ornamental grass whose flower heads are used in dried flower arrangements. This grass grows 1-2 feet tall while spreading to 12 inches. The fall-appearing wolly flowers are borne in dense, feathery, 2 inch long heads that resemble rabbit’s tails

About Lagurus:
Pronunciation:  lå-gu’rus o-va’tus
Lifecycle:  Annual
Origination: Poaceae, native to the Mediterranean
Common Name: Hare's Tall Grass