ORNAMENTAL GRASSES

MISCANTHUS S. GRACILLIMUS

This grass is one of the most popular varieties of Japanese Silver Grasses and is also known as ’Maiden Grass’. It has green slightly overhanging leaves and the purple flushed flowers are displayed in the late summer.

Height: 1,5-2 m
Width: 80-100 cm
Winter-hardiness: -20 °C


MISCANTHUS S. ZEBRINUS

This grass is known as ’Zebra Grass’ and has soft yellow rings along the arching leaves. The pinkish-copper plumes emerge in late summer or early fall and turn white as they mature.

Height: 1,5 m
Width: 40-60 cm
Winter-hardiness: -20 °C


MISCANTHUS S. VARIEGATUS

This grass is the most striking of all Ornamental grasses for bold colour. Each leaf is boldly striped with white and green colour. The pink flowers on 10-25 cm emerge between August and October.

Height: 1,8-2 m
Width: 40-60 cm
Winter-hardiness: -20 °C


MISCANTHUS S. FLAMINGO

This grass has green leaves and in the late summer, the 30 cm red-brown pendant flower will display.

Height: 1,8-2 m
Width: 80-100 cm
Winter-hardiness: -20 °C



CORTADERIA S. SENIOR

This grass is also known as ’Pampas Grass’. Between August and October, it has big white flowers on 30-50 cm each.

Height: 2-2,5 m
Width: 80-100 cm
Winter-hardiness: -20 °C


IMPERATA C. RED BARON

This grass is also known as ’Japanese Blood Grass’. It produces straight upright green blade which turns red on the upper half.

Height: 60 cm
Width: 40-50 cm
Winter-hardiness: -5 °C