True prairie grasses from North America, tight clump formers for drained soil in sun. Lovely late summer flowers and autumn foliage. Like Miscanthus they need to be cut back to near ground level in March.
Recent introduction from the USA. Broad blue-grey foliage and pinkish flowers to 1.8m+. Very upright habit and super yellow autumn foliage colour turns warm buff throughout winter. Average soil in sun.
Upright clumps of wiry stems clad with bright green leaves which turn blood red/purple in the autumn. Open sprays of fine flowers from late summer. Good winter effect. 1.2m. Average to good soil in sun.
Clumps of upright stems clothed with deep green leaves that turn purplish red in autumn. The clump topped with sprays (panicles) of ruby red flowers from August. An excellent ornamental grass for autumn effect in ordinary soil in sun.