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Staff Favorite:

"I love how Toe Tickler Grass stays so short and thick! This plant screams "TOUCH ME!" every time I see it in the greenhouse. Life wish = a yard of just Eleocharis to run through barefooted."

— Stephanie

Eleocharis spp

Toe Tickler Grass
  • Eleocharis 'Toe Tickler Grass' is a foliage plant in the Garden Geek Collection.
  • A great plant for use in terrariums, fairy gardens, and naturalizing between garden walkways, Eleocharis 'Toe Tickler Grass' has a low growing habit and can withstand wet areas.
  • Eleocharis 'Toe Tickler Grass' has a seed head similar to Isolepsis 'Fiberoptic Grass' but stays low to the ground.
  • Easily propagated by divisions, Eleocharis 'Toe Tickler Grass' is great for naturlizing or edging.

Height: 2-4 in

Color: Yellow


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Mass Planting
  • Edging
  • Bog
  • Great Foliage
  • Container
  • Combination
  • Naturalizing
  • Evergreen

Combo Usage:

  • Filler (main structural)

Brand:

  • Garden Geek

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Squirrel Resistant

Exposure:

  • Shade
  • Morning Sun
  • Partial Sun

Fertilizer Levels:

  • Average Feed

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall

Soil Moisture Preference:

  • Moist

Soil pH Requirements:

  • Medium, 5.7-6.2

Vigor Rating:

  • Plays with others