Quick View Molinia caerulea ssp. arundinacea 'Witches Broom' £6.00
A new form with dense flower heads that turn a warm brown as they go to seed making the name obvious. Tall and mostly upright to 1.5m. Best in good soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Dauerstrahl' £6.00
Dense clumps of low foliage and slender upright stems to 1m topped with dark flowers that ripen to a warm bronzey gold. Easy and long lived in good soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Heidebraut' £4.50
Flower stems less erect than other forms, brown flowers age to soft yellow in autumn. 1.2m Good soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Moorflamme' £4.00
An attractive compact variety with rich green clumps of leaves and slightly arching stems bearing dark brownish flowers in midsummer. Excellent warm autumn/winter stem colour. 80cm.
More details... Quick View Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Variegata' £4.00
Reliable creamy leaves striped green. Purplish flowers to 60cm.
More details... Quick View Molinia caerulea ssp. caerulea 'Winterfreude' £4.00
Clumps of greyish green leaves and upright stems of dark flowers in midsummer to 1m. Good autumn and winter seedheads. Reasonable soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Muhlenbergia rigens £5.00
Clumps of delicate arching, narrow, leaves and more upright narrow arching summer flowers to potentially 90cm but often shorter here. Well drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Nasella charruana £4.50
An attractive clump forming grass from south America with rich green, narrow, leaves and arching stems holding clusters of red-tinted flowers all summer. Drained soil in sun. 60cm.
More details... Quick View Nassella trichotoma 'Palomino' £4.50
Very fine hair-like green foliage that tries to be evergreen. Clouds of light sandy flowers in summer to 40cm until the stems extend and the flower trail around the plant. Full sun and well drained soil. Perennial grass from Chile.
More details... Quick View Panicum bulbosum £4.00
A clump forming perennial grass with bulbous roots, greyish foliage and sprays of red tinted flowers in summer to 75cm. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Panicum virgatum 'Cheyenne Sky' £5.00
A recent introduction with striking greyish foliage that turns purplish red in late summer with clouds of fine red flowers above. Clump forming for good soil in full sun. 1.2m.
More details... Quick View Panicum virgatum 'Dallas Blues' £5.00
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.
More details... Quick View Panicum virgatum 'Emerald Chief' £4.00
A recent selection with an upright habit and sprays of open pinkish red flowers and good autumn foliage colour. Average to good soil in full sun. 1.2m.
More details... Quick View Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Sky' £4.50
Bright blue-grey foliage and reddish flowers to 1.2m. Choice.
More details... Quick View Panicum virgatum 'Straight Cloud' £5.00
New form with grey foliage and clouds of open flowers to ?1.5m in autumn. Drained soil in sun.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum 'Fairy Tails' £6.00
Recent P. orientale hybrid from John Greenlee. Upright clumps of foliage topped with masses of tail-like feathery spikes to 1m. Drained soil in full sun.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln' £4.50
Probably the most reliable form of Pennisetum alopecuroides for the UK. Clumps of fresh green leaves and masses of fawn caterpillar-like flowers in autumn to 50cm.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Woodside' £5.50
A good reliable form for the UK where it will flower well most years. Clumps of arching foliage and spikes of light flowers which turn buff. Best in good soil in sun. 75cm.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum macrourum £5.00
Amazing long tapers of buff flowers on wiry stems to 2.4m from midsummer till the first frosts. Well drained soil in full sun or grow in a large pot and take in for the winter in cold areas.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum orientale 'Robustum' £10.00
A more vigorous form, earlier to flower and with broader, grey-green leaves. Tail-like flowers start pinkish grey before turning a rich buff. Hardy in a sheltered sunny place with good drainage. 1m.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum orientale 'Shogun' £6.00
An excellent variety with red-pink feathery flowers that fade to buff. Greyish foliage and a good upright habit add to the benefits. 75cm. Warm, sunny spot with well drained soil.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum orientale 'Tall Tails' £6.00
A good strong, hardy, form of this deciduous species producing dense spikes of pinkish buff flowers all summer to 1.5m. Much more vigorous than the species, forms a clump.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum thunbergii 'Red Buttons' £6.50
Brilliant red bobble flowers attract the eye from a distance on this loosely clump forming species for drained soil in a warm sunny spot. Bright green foliage. 60cm.
More details... Quick View Pennisetum villosum £6.50
Low clumps of greyish foliage and masses of over-the-top creamy caterpillar-like flowers from midsummer till the frosts. Well drained soil in sun. 45cm.
More details... Quick View Phalaris arundinacea var. picta 'Streamlined' £5.00
Much finer variegation than the common form. This has fine white stripes often tinted pink. 1m.