Hierochloe occidentalis
Anthoxanthum occidentale
Vanilla grass
Poaceae
Exposure
Shade
Water
Regular water
Form
Grass
Height
18 inches
Flower color
Bloom time
Vanilla grass is named for its fragrant leaves. It is a delicate bunch grass for the woodland garden.
Plant with other redwood forest plants such as violets and redwood sorrel. Needs good drainage and
rich soil.
Habitat
Coniferous forest