Easy to grow, easy to love. Enjoy big, beautiful blooms year after year. Bright colors, perfect for shady areas.
Dependable grass with beauty and versatility. Produces a clump of narrow, half-inch shiny green leaves that fade to golden yellow in fall. Valued for its flower spikes that are popular cut flowers.
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Twenty-five years ago, ornamental grasses were rarely seen in the landscape. They are durable, graceful and versatile. No matter the size or variety, ornamental grass foliage has a unique architectural quality.
Ornamental Grasses. Mention this diverse group of plants and you will evoke a variety of mental images for American gardeners. Amber waves of grain, prairie scenes, marsh grasses or the blanket of sea oats along our coasts.
It is more expensive than other plants grown as annuals but this plant will delight you with a showy, multi-faceted display. A clump-forming ornamental grass variety, it is a tropical plant. Although it can be planted nearly anytime, spring is the most suitable time for planting. These plants need a sunny location with well-draining soil.
Mon-Fri - ampm Saturday - ampm Sunday - ampm 4th of July - ampm. Big Bluestem sp. This prairie giant can get up to 6' making it perfect for mixed beds, foundation and native plantings.
Gardeners who want to block a neighbor's yard or screen a patio without building a structure should look no further than perennial ornamental grasses. Unlike evergreen trees and shrubs, ornamental grasses grow very quickly, usually reaching their mature size in two seasons. Their fast growth rate also makes ornamental grasses ideal for privacy hedges: If one specimen dies, you won't be left with a gap while you wait for a new planting to play catch up with the others.