Sandgrass is a perfect grass for erosion control. Groundcover, slopes, ornamental landscaping.
Very dense, 80cm-1m tall, with long, thin stems. Narrow, evergreen leaves of glossy dark green color, turning brown in autumn. Purple flowers in open panicles that cover the foliage, making it very showy in summer.
They grow on sandy soils, grasslands, rocky slopes, open forests, and roadsides.