Roemer's fescue : Festuca roemeri
This hardy clumping prairie grass is extremely drought-tolerant. Look for some ornamental blue/purple coloration on blades. Hardier base coverage provides food and/or cover for various song and game birds, small mammals, and beneficial insects.
Recolonizes disturbed sites anywhere from front yards to roadsides.
Portland Plant List Species
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