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Carex comans 'Bronze Perfection' (Large Plant) - Foliage Plants - Van Meuwen

Carex comans 'Bronze Perfection' (Large Plant) A hardy perennial grass, it is easy to grow in almost any soil, requiring minimal maintenance.

pennisetum alopescuroides "hameln" dwarf fountain grass sun clumps 2 ft tall-SR

17 Top Ornamental Grasses

Karl Foerster Reed Grass is one of the most structured of Perennial grasses. Consistent upright narrow form.

Karl Foerster Reed Grass Calamagrostis x acutiflora "Karl Planted *excellent.Foerster" Height: 5 feet Spread: 32 inches Sunlight: full sun partial shade Hardiness Zone: 3 Other Names: Feather Reed Grass; blooms in early June

Sanguisorba Arnhem | Knoll Gardens | Ornamental Grasses and Flowering Perennials

Sanguisorba Arnhem at Knoll Gardens (grass specialists). Ornamental Grasses and Flowering Perennials look fabulous together.

we have 3 of these blue oat grasses on our patio/gravel garden... the colour is amazing

Avena Grass

Veronicastrum virginicum album. A couple of clumps of this at the back of the border would be dramatic. There is also a purple one….

Culver's root (Veronicastrum virginicum, zones 3 to Wildlife loved - this plant has spiky white flowers that butterflies, moths and bees adore.Makes a perfect rain garden addition.

As the garden hits a summer lull, Toby Buckland picks 10 plants that will hold interest, come rain or shine.

1 Salvia nemorosa from the mildly aromatic silvery green leaves to the violet flower spikes with purple stems. Bees love the flowers that stay looking sharp long after the petals fall, thanks to papery bracts that hold their colour.

Festuca Intense Blue - March 2013.  Year-round colour, Its vivid blue leaves make a superb edging for a sunny border. Steely-blue flowerheads, appear stems from April to June.

Festuca Boulder Blue - Discovered in Colorado, Boulder Blue has a much brighter steel-blue foliage color than the more commonly available Elijah Blue. This hardy, perennial grass forms tufts of metallic-blue fine foliage from early spring through late fal

Best Ornamental Grasses for Midwest Gardens | Midwest Living

Best Ornamental Grasses for Midwest Gardens

Striking Little Bluestem, a native prairie grass perfect for Midwest gardens. Tattoo with coneflower

Panicum virgatum 'Rubrum', the red switch grass, shows reddish tones in the summer and turns crimson when night begin to cool down.

Panicum virgatum 'Northwind' (switch grass) Hardy, native grass stands up to harsh winds. Dense, but easy to divide. Non-spreading and low maintenance.

Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' - Feather Reed Grass. Description: cool season; clump forming  Foliage is green; medium blade width; 90-120 cm (36-48") tall  Flowers in June through July; 150-200 cm (60-80") tall; flowers often remain erect despite heavy snowfall

Karl Foerster - Feather Reed Grass(Calamagrostis x acutiflora ) x 24 wide. 2001 Perennial Plant of the Year. Drought tolerant and tolerating a wide range of garden soils.

This hardy perennial grass has weeping blue blades that float nicely on the breeze.  In late summer blue-green spikelets are produced and turn tan before onset

Eragrostis elliotii 'Blue Eros' Plant

This hardy perennial grass has weeping blue blades that float nicely on the breeze. In late summer blue-green spikelets are produced and turn tan before onset of fall. A nice colored grass for the gar