Ornamental Grasses

Andropogon gerardii

Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem

Ht: 180 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 3

Neil Diboll calls this grass the 'monarch of the prairie… More Info >

Calamagrostis acutiflora (x) 'Karl Foerster'

Calamagrostis acutiflora (x) 'Karl Foerster' Feather Reed Grass

Ht: 120 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 5

Forms a large clump of upright foliage from which the… More Info >

Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'

Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance' Japanese Sedge

Ht: 30 cm Spr: 30 cm Bloom: May-June Zone 5

Slightly taller form with stiff, dark green leaves edged… More Info >

Chasmanthium latifolium

Chasmanthium latifolium North American Wild Oats

Ht: 80 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 3

Forms a clump of leafy green foliage. Most ornamental… More Info >

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Elijah Blue Fescue

Ht: 30 cm Spr: 30 cm Bloom: May-June Zone 4

Outstanding selected form bearing soft blue, fine foliage.… More Info >

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' Hakone Grass

Ht: 30 cm Spr: 30 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 6

2009 Perennial Plant of the Year. An exotic, almost… More Info >

Helictotrichon sempervirens 'Saphirsprudel' (Sapphire Fountain)

Helictotrichon sempervirens 'Saphirsprudel' (Sapphire Fountain) Blue Oat Grass

Ht: 70 cm Spr: 60 cm Bloom: June-August Zone 4

Forms a mound of brilliant blue foliage. Effective in small… More Info >

Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron'

Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron' Japanese Blood Grass

Ht: 45 cm Spr: 45 cm Zone 5

Popular grass for its ruby-red flushed foliage. Prefers a… More Info >

Miscanthus 'Purpurascens'

Miscanthus 'Purpurascens' Purple Silver Grass

Ht: 150 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-October Zone 4

Another outstanding form with wider leaves that turn red in… More Info >

Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella' Graziella Maiden Grass

Ht: 150 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-October Zone 4

It has a very slender silvery midrib, and is more upright… More Info >

Miscanthus sinensis 'Silberfeder' (Silver Feather)

Miscanthus sinensis 'Silberfeder' (Silver Feather) Japanese Silver Grass

Ht: 150 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-October Zone 5

The classic ornamental grass forming large erect clumps of… More Info >

Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus' Porcupine Grass

Ht: 150 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-October Zone 5

An unique form of the classic ornamental grass with… More Info >

Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus' Zebra Grass

Ht: 150 cm Spr: 100 cm Bloom: October-November Zone 5

Distinctive yellowish-white, horizontally banded leaves.… More Info >

Molinia arundinacea 'Skyracer'

Molinia arundinacea 'Skyracer' Tall Moor Grass

Ht: 100 cm Spr: 100 cm Bloom: July-August Zone 5

Upright, vase-shaped compact clumps. Brownish-purple flower… More Info >

Molinia caerulea 'Variegata'

Molinia caerulea 'Variegata' Moor Grass

Ht: 60 cm Spr: 45 cm Bloom: July-August Zone 4

Forms a tufted clump of narrow dark green foliage striped… More Info >

Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Sky'

Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Sky' Blue Switch Grass

Ht: 120 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 4

Forms tight clumps of upright, flat-bladed, metallic-blue… More Info >

Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'

Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah' Red Switch Grass

Ht: 120 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 4

From Hans Simon of Germany comes this unbeatable form for… More Info >

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln' Fountain Grass

Ht: 90 cm Spr: 60 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 5

Forms a large mound of flat leaf blades from which taller… More Info >

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Little Bunny'

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Little Bunny' Dwarf Fountain Grass

Ht: 45 cm Spr: 45 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 5

A true miniature form. Still the same silvery,… More Info >

Sorghastrum nutans 'Indian Steel'

Sorghastrum nutans 'Indian Steel' Indian Grass

Ht: 150 cm Spr: 90 cm Bloom: August-September Zone 4

Forms a clump of erect, blue-grey foliage from which taller… More Info >