Garden Grasses

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Garden Grasses

Grasses in the garden add color, form, movement and interest all year round. The shapes can be bold architectural spikes or soft mounded clumps. They move in the breeze, come in more colors than you would believe and are generally pretty easy to grow.

If you dont have any grasses in your garden yet, check out some of these for starters.

Kitty Cat Garden

Large packet includes one packet each of the following:

  • Catnip
  • Oats
  • Rye Grass
  • Lettuce
  • Wheat
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    Dwarf Mondo Grass

    This super dwarf mondo grass is an ornamental grass which grows to 4 in height and is closely related to the liriope. Tiny, pale lavender flowers on s... more

    Grass - Autumn Moor

    The Grass, 'Autumn Moor', Sesleria autumnalis, is very upright.This grass is a tough yet beautiful evergreen with vivid yellow green to almost char... more

    Grass - Big Bluestem

    The Grass, 'Big Bluestem', Andropogon gerardii, is a native prairie grass. This grass is also called Turkey feet because the shape of the seed head... more

    Grass - Blue Oat

    The Grass 'Blue Oat Grass', Helictotrichon sempervirens , is more enduring than blue fescues. Blue Oat grass is the best choice for accents. The cl... more

    Grass - China Love

    The Grass 'China Love Grass', Eragrostis sp., is a dense mounded grass with a handsome compact foliage. The beautiful, pinkish-red, airy flowers, f... more

    Grass - Denver Botanic Garden Brome

    The Grass 'Denver Botanic Garden Brome', Brachypodium sylvaticum, is a mounded ornamental grass. It is beautiful with Hosta and Ferns. The soft dow... more

    Grass - Dwarf Fountain

    The Grass 'Dwarf Fountain Grass', Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'. The dwarf fountain grass 'Hameln' is a great grass for a specimen or in mass p... more

    Grass - Dwarf Variegated Ribbon

    The Grass 'Dwarf Variegated Ribbon grass', Phalaris arundinacea dwarf garters, is an outstanding, upright arching grass. It is similar to 'Strawber... more

    Grass - Dwarf White Striped Sweet Flag

    The Grass 'Dwarf White Striped Sweet Flag', Acorus gramineus Variegatus, is a mounded, non-invasive rhizone. This old garden favorite loves moist c... more

    Grass - Evergold Sedge

    The Grass 'Evergold Sedge', Carex hoshimensis 'Evergold' is a mounded grass. A Japanese sedge that forms a low cascading clump of evergreen leather... more

    Grass - Feather Reed

    The Grass 'Feather Reed Grass', Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster', is a beautiful upright grass. 'Karl Forester' is a cool season grower w... more

    Grass - Golden Fruited Sedge

    The Grass 'Golden Fruited Sedge', Cyperales Cyperaceae Carex aurea, is a mounded sedge grass. A sedge with beautiful silver foliage and showy sprin... more

    Grass - Golden Toupee Fescue

    The Grass 'Golden Toupee Fescue', Festuca ovina glauca 'Golden Toupee', is a beautiful tufted ornamental grass. A superb choice for a showy border ... more

    Grass - Golden Variegated Hakone

    The Grass 'Golden Variegeted Hakone Grass', Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola', is a mounded non-invasive rhizome grass. It has brilliant yellow, bamboo-l... more

    Grass - Golden Variegated Sweet Flag

    The Grass 'Golden Variegated Sweet Flag', Acorus gramineus Ogon, is a mounded, non-invasive rhizome grass. It is great for containers, edging or as... more

    Grass - Green Sedge

    The Grass 'Green Sedge', Carex dipsacea, is a mounded sedge. It is striking and versatile. Green Sedge features slender, iridescent olive green lea... more

    Grass - Heavy Metal Switch

    The Grass 'Heavy Metal Switch Grass', Panicum virgatum, is also known as Blue Switch Grass. The 'Heavy Metal' switch grass has a striking metallic ... more

    Grass - Horsetail Rush

    The Grass 'Horsetail Rush', Equisetum hyemele, is an upright mounded, clumping rhizome. An ancient plant with bushy, slender stems and a weeping ha... more

    Grass - Indian

    The Grass 'Indian Grass', Sorghastrum nutans, is a clump forming native grass that reaches 4-5' in height. Golden, plume-like seed heads are formed... more

    Grass - Leather Leaf Sedge

    The Grass 'Leather Leaf Sedge', Carex buchananii, is an upright grass and a native of New Zealand. This variety prefers moist, fast-draining, rocky... more

    Grass - Little Bluestem

    The Grass 'Little Bluestem', Schizachyrium scoparium, is a native American prairie grass. It is also know as Sagegrass or Beard grass'. It can reac... more

    Grass - Mexican Feather

    The Grass 'Mexican Feather Grass' Stipa tenuissima', is a beautiful mounded ornamental grass. It's Needle-like flexible leaves form dense, bright g... more

    Grass - New Zealand Hair Sedge

    The Grass 'New Zealand Hair Sedge', Carex comans Frosted Curls, is a tufted, fine textured, evergreen sedge with 1/16-wide, hairlike, almost cylind... more

    Grass - Northern Pampas

    The Grass 'Northern Pampas Grass', Erianthus ravennae, grass is an outstanding plant. The tall flower stalks of this grass stand well above the fol... more

    Grass - Northern Sea Oats

    The Grass 'Northern Sea Oats', Chasmanthium latifolium, is upright and arching. It is treasured for its showy, dropping flowers and slender, bamboo... more

    Grass - Orange Sedge

    The Grass 'Orange Sedge', Carex testacea, is a mounded ornamental grass. This lovely evergreen grass has a ine-textured, glossy foliage that emerge... more

    Grass - Oriental Ftn Tall Tales

    The Grass 'Oriental Fountain Grass Tall Tales', Pennisetum orientale ‘Tall Tales’, is upright and arching. Wonderful in the border plantings or in ... more

    Grass - Perennial Quaking

    The Grass 'Perennial Quaking Grass', Briza media, is the most common perennial Quaking Grass.The flowers rise a foot or more above the slender foli... more

    Grass - Prairie Dropseed

    The Grass 'Prairie Dropseed', Sporobolus heterolepis, is a native American prairie plant. Prairie Dropseed produces a magnificent fountain of fine-... more

    Grass - Purple Fountain

    The Grass 'Purple Fountain Grass', Pennisetum setaceum, is a fast growing, clump grass. It has purple foliage and purple foxtail-like flowers. This... more

    Grass - Red Bunny Tails Ftn

    The Grass 'Red Bunny Tails Fountain Grass', Pennisetum messiacum, is an upright arching plant. It has green foliage with beautiful red foxtail bloo... more

    Grass - Shenandoah Switch

    The Grass 'Shenandoah Switch Grass',Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah', has a burgundy-red color to the foliage.This one starts out red in June, by mid-... more

    Grass - Slender Veldt

    The Grass 'Slender Veldt Grass', Pennisetum spathiolatum, has slender leaves that grow to 12, with blooms that reach another 2-3 feet higher. It ha... more

    Grass - Soft Rush

    The Grass 'Soft Rush Grass', Juncus effusus Quarter Creek, Upright Divergent. Known for its narrow, soft round stems and vertical growth, Soft Rush... more

    Grass - The Blues Little Bluestem

    The Grass 'Blues Little Bluestem Grass', Schizachyrium scoparium 'The Blues', has attractive deep blue foliage.The fall color is a burgundy red. It... more

    Grass - Toffee Twist Sedge

    The Grass 'Toffee Twist Sedge', Carex flagellifera Toffee Twist, is a mounded grass plant.The Irridescent slender mahogany leaves arch upward 1 1/2... more

    Grass - Variegated Miscanthus

    The Grass 'Variegated Miscanthus Grass', Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light', is also know as 'Morning Light' Maiden Grass is a very popular miscan... more

    Grass - Variegated Ribbon

    The Grass 'Variegated Ribbon Grass', Phalaris arundinacea 'Strawberries and Cream', has an upright and arching habit. It is prized for its white-st... more


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