Informal Screens and Dividers

A select list of grasses that create informal screens when planted in a line.

41 Products

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    A lovely form of Achnatherum calamagrostis, which is native to much of Europe and tolerant of drought, sunshine and poor soils, this striking selection forms graceful mounds of relatively narrow foliage that is topped with many large buff feathery flower plumes from summer onwards. Sunny well drained spot. Height 80cm – 1m.

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    Giant reed. A most architectural plant with huge bamboo like upright stems and gently drooping leaves of grey green that can create an imposing feature. Will make vigorous clumps. Good for tall screens where space permits. Sunny well drained spot. Height; 3m plus.

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    A selected form of the Giant Reed with an upright habit and thicker more compact stems and magnificent comparatively wide glaucous grey leaves. Can make large clumps. Sunny well drained spot. Height; 2.4m plus.

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    Mounds of green foliage produce masses of strongly vertical flower stems that bleach to beautiful straw colour later in the season. Very architectural and amongst the earliest of the tall grasses to flower. Superb for informal screening. Best in sunny open spot.  Will take some moisture. Height 1.5m -1.8m.

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    Mounds of green foliage produce masses of strongly vertical flower stems that bleach to beautiful straw colour later in the season. Very architectural and amongst the earliest of the tall grasses to flower. Superb for informal screening. Best in sunny open spot. Will take some moisture. Height; 1.5m -1.8m.

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    Distinctive mounds of green & white striped leaves that set off the pinkish feathery plumes of flower which are held on narrowly upright stems. Variegation can fade as season progresses. Sun or light shade. Can take some moisture. Height; 1.2m – 1.5m.

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    Clumps of bright green foliage support masses of tall narrow upright stems with a slightly splaying habit that creates a more open feel than the similar Karl Foerster. Very effective as an informal screen. Best in sunny open spot. Will take some moisture. Height; 1.5m – 1.8m.

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    Clumps of bright green foliage support masses of tall narrow upright stems with a slightly splaying habit that creates a more open feel than the similar Karl Foerster. Very effective as an informal screen. Best in sunny open spot. Will take some moisture. Height; 1.5m – 1.8m.

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    Outstanding form making impressive rounded mounds of attractive narrow leaves covered in masses of delicate buff white flowers. Previously known as Yakushima Dwarf, a name applied to several broadly similar compact seedlings, this is a cultivar name chosen by us intended to identify this specific form. Sun or light shade. Most soils except wet. Height; 1.2m – 1.5m.

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    Compact cultivar forming neat mounds of arching foliage and masses of white & beige flowers during summer. Our stock is similar to that grown in the USA, but does not have the narrow foliage for which the cultivar was originally selected. Sunny open spot. Most soils except wet. Height; 1.4m – 1.6m.

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    A Knoll Gardens selection. Relatively compact mounds of fine green foliage topped by many delicately pendulous heads of pinky red flowers held clear above the foliage from high summer onwards. Sunny open spot. Most soils except wet. Height; 1.2m – 1.5m.

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    A Knoll Gardens selection. Relatively compact mounds of fine green foliage topped by many delicately pendulous heads of pinky red flowers held clear above the foliage from high summer onwards. Sunny open spot. Most soils except wet. Height; 1.2m – 1.5m.