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"All Gold" Jpanese forest grass (Hakonechloa macra) cascading from rock wall gaps

Rotary Botanical Gardens - Hort Blog

I was at work for a couple of hours this morning to make sure the Golden Kiwanis Tree Sale and our own Compost/Pansy/Daylily Division Sale got off to a good start. Janice helped get things set-up and we appreciate the volunteer help of Joy, El, Barb and Peg for this event today. The Golden Kiwanis group ran their sale separately but helped load compost for us which was nice. Maury, Jon J., Dick H. and many of the other members were around. Cindy, Big John and Terry held down the fort today…

Panicum virgatum Rehbraun

Panicum virgatum Rehbraun

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Plant some ornamental Kochia Scoparia grass. It’s a  hardy and drought-tolerant foliage plant that germinates super fast. They start out green but turn a pretty red color once it starts to get colder.

Plant some ornamental Kochia Scoparia grass.

It's a a hardy and drought-tolerant foliage plant that germinates super fast. They start out green but turn a pretty red color once it starts to get colder.

Switchgrass One of our favorite grasses, switchgrass offers airy plumes in late summer and fall. It looks great during the season, too: Many varieties (such as 'Dallas Blues') offer blue-gray foliage during the season and turn brilliant shades of gold or red in autumn.    Name: Panicum virgatum    Growing Conditions: Full sun or part shade and well-drained soil    Size: To 5 feet tall    Zones: 4-9

21 of the Best Ornamental Grasses to Add Unbeatable Texture to Your Garden

Wispy ornamental grasses are versatile plants in any landscape that can provide four seasons of interest. These are some of the best varieties to try in your yard; you'll especially love how they look moving gracefully in a breeze.

Hakonechloa macra ‘All Gold’ (golden hakone grass, Japanese forest grass) | From Bluestone Perennials

Hakonechloa All Gold -- Bluestone Perennials

2009 Perennial Plant Association's Plant of the Year. Hakonechloa All Gold has glowing golden-yellow foliage bringing a brighter presence into the shade garden. A bit more upright than the species but will still gently cascade in the distinctive Hakone grass habit. Will take on a more chartreuse coloring in full shade.

Dianella 'Little Rev' - GROUNDCOVER- is a striking grass with strappy leaves and lush foliage that looks great en masse as both ground cover and an upright edging plant. It is happy in shade or sunshine, sand or clay, and will cope with wind and salt, which makes it a good choice for coastal areas but avoid planting it in areas that stay wet for long periods (Jamie Durie).

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black mondo grass- shade tolerant

Outsidepride Black Mondo Grass Seeds - 20 Seeds

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Fubuki Japanese Forest Grass - Hakonechloa: Gardenista

Fubuki Japanese Forest Grass - Hakonechloa

Fubuki Japanese Forest Grass - Hakonechloa - A Snowstorm - 4" Pot Excellent fall color sets this new cultivar apart from other grasses. The solid green fol

Berkeley sedge (Carex divulsa) in flower with blue oatgrass (Helictotrichan sempervirens). Dark green can really make silver and blue pop. Berkeley sedge is a dependable dark green in either sun or shade.

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