Stipa tenuissima pony tails is used mainly in massif where she made a splash; She recalled the wheat fields. An annual pruning to 5cm from the floor in late March is necessary; It is the only maintenance that will be necessary. It prefers a dry and sunny exposure, and ordinary soils rather dry and not too rich. She resists drought, as the strong frosts. Stipa tenuissima blooms in summer. With festuca is one of grasses supporting drought and low maintenance; ideal for architecting a contemporary garden.