Jun, Jul, Aug
Annual, Ornamental Grasses and Sedges, Densely tufted perennial.
Inflorescence if a terminal, elongated raceme of spiklets resembling a bottlebrush that is reddish-purple in color. Spiklets are 1-3 flowered, awned, and awns are plumose basally., Lodicules absent. Anthers 3; 2.5-3.5 mm long; anther tip smooth. Styles connate below.