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.
Understated and quietly beautiful golden yellow variegated narrow leaves slowly create slightly pendulous mounds of long lived refined evergreen foliage. Especially good for damp and shady spots where it can make dense groundcover. Average to moist soil. Best out of strong sun. Height 30cm – 40cm. Evergreen
Slowly increasing clumps of attractive white and green narrow foliage which can be slightly pendulous towards the tips. Especially great for damp and shady spots where it can make dense evergreen cover. Average to moist soil. Best out of strong sun. Height; 30cm – 40cm.
Loose, gently arching clumps of foliage that can tint orange, yellow and red. Masses of hazy pink flowerheads in sun. Excellent for dry conditions in sun or shade. Average lifespan of between 3 – 5 years but can re seed. Height 60cm – 90cm.
Less vigorous & unusual form of Giant Reed, producing brightly coloured broad creamy-yellow and green striped foliage during summer. Hardy in sunny, well drained & sheltered spot. Soil not too wet. Height; 1.8m – 2.1m.
This delicate looking grass forms clumps of narrow light green foliage which can turn quite deep red autumnal colours. Masses of elegant silvery pinkish red flowers create a light and airy effect. Needs very sunny & well drained spot. Height 90cm – 1.2m. Deciduous.
The popular native quaking grass, forming tight mounds of foliage and many delicate, quaking flowerheads that bob and quake in the slightest wind. Short lived perennial. Sun or light shade. Height 50cm – 70cm.
A distinctive selection of clump forming sedge, having pronounced dark green and white stripes that are at their brightest and most effective in shady areas. Most soils except boggy. Best in part shade. Height; 30cm – 50cm.