Decorative Grasses

Decorative Grasses

Grasses are the perfect low maintenance plant. They have low spread and add height to any landscape. They come in a wide variety of heights sizes and textures. We know the Winnipeg Manitoba market well and provide the plants that work best in our climate. If you are looking for someone to plant your plants and do landscaping in your yard in Winnipeg head over to our partners at Inspired Landscapes.

Overdamn Variegated Reed Grass

This Variegated reed grass shares the versatile qualities of the larger green form Karl Foerster, with the additional attribute of shade tolerance. It is very useful in Japanese gardens where a sense of scale is essential.. Compact-sized gross produces striking blades of while and green. Does well in heavy cloy soils.

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Purple Flame Grass

One of the most useful of the taller grasses, valued for its flower and foliage effect. Plants form an upright clump of dark-green leaves, turning flame-orange and bronze in the autumn, particularly in warm regions.

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Strawberries and Cream Feesey Grass

New growth in spring features stripes at pink, green and cream. Heat tolerant. Good in patio pots. May become invasive. Choose a site where this grass can wander freely, or plant in tubs and containers.

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prairie dropseed

The Grass 'Prairie Dropseed', is a native American prairie plant. Prairie Dropseed produces a magnificent fountain of fine-textured, emerald green leaves, adding a touch of elegance to any planting.

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Heavy Metal Switch Grass

Heavy Metal Switch Grass has a striking metallic blue leaf colour. It has a very upright, erect growth habit and will not fall over in a heavy rain.

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Elijah Blue Fescue

The Grass 'Elijah Blue Fescue, is more enduring than blue fescues. Elijah fescue grass is the best choice for accents. The blades are upright and divergent. Blue Fescue grasses are mostly grown for its metallic blue foliage.

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Variegated Moor Grass

This lovely variegated form of purple moor grass prefers moist, rich, acid soil in light shade to full sun. In dry locations this grass prefers shade.

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Karl Forester

2001 Perennial Plant of the Year. A tall grass with long heads of golden yellow to cream-coloured plumes. Creates an elegant background from summer to fall. Seed heads stand up to winter extremes. Excellent for mass planting, borders and containers.

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