Acorus gramineus, commonly known as grass-leaf sweet flag, dwarf sedge, Japanese rush, and Japanese sweet flag, is a botanical species belonging to the genus Acorus, native to Japan, Korea in eastern Asia. The plant usually grows in wetlands and shallow water.
'Karl Foerster' is the most popular of the hybrid feather reed grasses. It is noted for its narrow-vertical growth of bright green leaves to 3' tall and 2' wide and feathery plumes of summer-blooming pink to purple tinged flowers on narrow upright stalks rising well above the foliage to 5' tall.
Easily grown in medium to wet soil in full sun to part shade. This species thrives in shallow water (2-3 "). Can also be grown in average garden soil, albeit less vigorously, but soil must not be allowed to dry out. Does well in some shade, but tends to flop in too much shade. Cut to ground in winter. Propagate by division in spring.
Carex ‘Evergold’ is a low clumping perennial sedge from Japan. Foliage is evergreen or semi-evergreen and arching. Blades are variegated with a creamy yellow stripe that runs down the center and deep green borders along the edges.
Brightening up the shade garden, Carex morrowii 'Variegata' is a semi-evergreenJapanese Sedge forming a low, slow-spreading tufted mound of narrow, arching, glossy, deep green leaves adorned with fine creamy-white edges.
Prairie Fire Carex, a low-growing sedge, changes colors with the seasons. Growing 24-28 in. Prairie Fire Carex adds color, texture and movement to containers, landscapes and gardens. It grows best when planted in moist, well-drained soil in full sun.
Festuca glauca, commonly known as blue fescue, is a species of flowering plant in the grass family, Poaceae. It is a commonly cultivated evergreen or semi-evergreen herbaceous perennial.
Helictotrichon sempervirens, or blue oat grass, is a species of flowering plant in the Poaceae family of true grasses, native to central and southwest European grasslands. It is a bunchgrass often used as an ornamental grass in garden design and landscaping. The foliage is pale green with a tinge of blue.
Hemerocallis 'Autumn Red' - Dormant, single, diploid. Blooms are red with a gold throat, 5" wide. Autumn Red Daylilies bloom profusely mid-season June/July and continues with less of a show through Summer. Mature foliage height is 30"-36". Bloom height 39
'Happy Returns' (Hemerocallis 'Happy Returns') is well-named, as its buttery yellow flowers seem to return endlessly with non-stop blooms from May to frost.
Hemerocallis 'Hyperion' is a radiant midseason Daylily which produces an abundance of small, canary-yellow flowers with delicate green throats. Native to Eurasia, Hemerocallis includes over 60,000 registered cultivars, so you have plenty of choice!
Stunning, fragrant pink flowers with a deep green throat attract butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden and are lovely in bouquets. Ideal for nearly any landscape situation: mixed shrub or perennial plantings, mass displays or naturalizing at woodland's edge. Long-lived and easy to grow. Herbaceous perennial.
'Purple De Oro' Loads of lavender-purple flowers with chartreuse throats rise above a neat, compact foliage clump of slender, green, grass-like leaves. Blooms freely throughout the summer.
Extremely popular perennial. Hemerocallis (Daylilies) are adaptable to a wide range of growing conditions and are very easy to grow. Once established, daylilies are very drought and heat tolerant, and are extremely long-lived. Extensive breeding efforts have produced plants of varying heights, flower color, bloom times, and rebloomers.
Ruby Stella Daylily features bold ruby-red trumpet-shaped flowers at the ends of the stems from early to late summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting.
Hemerocallis 'Stafford' is perhaps the best red cultivar since Randolph introduced it 1959 Masses of scarlet, lily-like flowers with yellow midribs and throats appear continuously in mid summer. Grows anywhere it seems!
Fragrant, showy blooms on a dwarf plant are perfect for a front border location. The initial blooming begins in late spring to early summer with a profusion of blooms followed by sporadic blooming throughout summer and into early fall. Attracts butterflies and beneficial pollinators
'Minuteman' Hosta is a stunning variety with dark green leaves that are surrounded by a white margin. Minuteman's foliage has good substance and is usually cupped and slightly wavy.
Leucanthemum × superbum is a commonly grown flowering herbaceous perennial plant with the classic daisy appearance of white petals around a yellow disc, similar to the oxeye daisy Leucanthemum vulgare Lam. but larger. Shasta daisies are characterized by a distinct odour which some find unpleasant.
Highly popular, Leucanthemum x superbum 'Snowcap' (Shasta Daisy) is a herbaceous perennial valued for its abundant floral display and compact size. It produces a sea of large, pure white daisy flowers with golden yellow centers, 2-3 in. This exceptional dwarf Shasta Daisy is resistant to heat, drought and humidity.
Liriope muscari is a species of low, herbaceous flowering plants from East Asia. Common names in English include big blue lilyturf, lilyturf, border grass, and monkey grass. It is a perennial with grass-like evergreen foliage and lilac-purple flowers which produce single-seeded berries on a spike in the fall.
Mexican Feather Grass (Nassella or Tenuissima) is a wildly popular ornamental grass used by home gardeners and landscape design professionals. Mexican Feather Grass is loved for its graceful, delicate and fine texture – it grows out in a cascade like a beautiful fountain.
Ophiopogon planiscapus is a species of flowering plant in the family Asparagaceae. It is a small evergreen perennial growing to 20 cm tall by 30 cm wide. It grows from short rhizomes, and bears tufts of grasslike leaves, from which purple or white flowers emerge in racemes held on short stems above the leaves.
Take Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Little Bunny', give its foliage red highlights in summer, add intense-burgundy fall color, and you've got a stunning dwarf fountain grass named 'Burgundy Bunny'. Its small size makes it an excellent ornamental grass for small spaces. Drought tolerant once established.
Pennisetum alopecuroides, commonly called fountain grass, is a warm season ornamental grass which typically grows in graceful, spreading clumps from 2-3' tall and as wide. Features narrow, medium to deep green leaves (to 1/2" wide) in summer, changing to golden yellow in fall and fading to beige in late fall.
Rudbeckia hirta, commonly called black-eyed Susan, is a North American flowering plant in the sunflower family, native to Eastern and Central North America and naturalized in the Western part of the continent as well as in China.
This compact variety features flowers of an unusual deep pink shade; deadhead to encourage repeat flowering; drought tolerant once established
Salvia apiana, the white sage, bee sage, or sacred sage, is an evergreen perennial shrub that is native to the southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico, found mainly in the coastal sage scrub habitat of Southern California and Baja California, on the western edges of the Mojave and Sonoran deserts.
Schizachyrium scoparium is a durable warm season bunch grass. Plants are upright or densely mounded with many vertical culms that grow from short rhizomes.
Spectacular perennial with spikes of true blue flowers. Ideal for rock gardens, containers and naturalized areas. Vibrant blue flowers are excellent in combination with golden flowered annuals and perennials in the mixed border. Herbaceous perennial.