This grower is sure of this plant identification.
self-seeded across my shady East-facing garden. Will grow into a nice mound in a couple of years. Look out for the prickly seeds!
Uncinia rubra. An evergreen, perennial grass with glossy reddish-green leaves and dark-brown flower spikes in summer.
Will grow in most soils, but intolerant of dry conditions with poor soil in full sun
Grown for its dramatic red foliage giving year round interest
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