Quick View Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Overdam' £6.00 Feather reed-grass
A tall variegated grass with green leaves each with a creamy-white edge. Showy plumes of pinkish flowers are produced on vertical stems in late summer and persist into winter.
Carex buchananii f. viridis 'Green Twist' £5.00 Leatherleaf Sedge
A form with olive green, rather than the normal brown, leaves. These are very narrow, with curling brown tips and make a dense upright clump, suitable for growing as a specimen, or in a mixed planting in a container. Cool season.
Quick View Cortaderia selloana £5.00 Pampas Grass
A large tough evergreen grass noted for its large white feathery plumes, currently much in vogue as a cut flower. Needs space and sun.
Quick View Cyperus involucratus £7.50 Umbrella Grass
Closely related to the Papyrus but much smaller, and much hardier.
Quick View Cyperus involucratus 'Nanus' £6.50
This striking grass related to the Egyptian Papyrus makes a neat plant with a umbrella shaped whorl of bracts.
Quick View Deschampsia cespitosa 'Goldtau' £5.00
A beautiful cultivar of our native Tufted Hair Grass, living up to its common name when in flower. It forms a clump of evergreen foliage, from which upright flower stalks appear in summer - these explode into a mass of tiny pale yellow flowers, which gradually fade but persist through winter
Quick View Elymus magellanicus £5.00 Magellan rye grass
One of the best blue grasses with narrow, intense blue leaves and almost prostrate flower spikes in summer.
Quick View Eragrostis elliottii £6.00 Love Grass
From eastern USA comes this graceful grass, making clumps of arching narrow blue-green leaves, topped with white flowers which dance in the wind in summer.
Quick View Eragrostis trichodes £5.00 Sand Love Grass
A lovely deciduous grass for warm dry sunny conditions, where it will catch the sun and wind. Forms billowing masses of tiny flowers followed by pinkish seed heads.
Helictotrichon sempervirens £6.00 Blue Oat Grass
A grass for dry soil in sun, where it forms clumps of narrow blue-grey foliage, topped with buff coloured florwers in early summer. Semi-evergreen, so comb away any dead leaves in spring.
Molinia caerulea subsp. caerulea 'Heidebraut' £5.00
A beautiful deciduous grass, upright in habit and flowering in summer into autumn, when it turns a golden colour, stunning when caught by the sun. Dies back for the winter. Normal soil, sun to part-shade.
Quick View Panicum 'Oxblood Autumn' £6.00
A striking clump-forming grass with an upright habit. Foliage starts the season green with reddish tones appearing by autumn. Sun and well-drained soil. Cut back in late winter.
Sporobolus heterolepis £6.00 Prairie Drop Seed
Attractive clump forming grass, lime-green in summer turning copper in autumn. Good for border edges or paths and also containers. Drought tolerant. Sun or part shade. Divide early summer.
Quick View Stipa (Nassella) tenuissima £5.00 Mexico Feather Grass, Pony Tail
An upright clump forming grass with very fine narrow foliage, enhanced by soft feather flower panicles in summer.