Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental grasses provide movement, structure and texture to the landscape. Our grasses are sold in liner trays 10" x 20" with cell plug sizes ranging from 21 to 128 plants per tray.

  • Miscanthus sinensis Gold Bar (38)

    Miscanthus sinensis Gold Bar (38)

    Miscanthus

    Per Tray $190.67
    From Joy Creek Nursery, 'Gold Bar' is a Mini-Me of 'Strictus'. Aside from its diminutive dimensions and vertical form, the most striking feature of 'Gold Bar' is its extraordinary variegation. Grass maven Dave Babikow, Santa Rosa Gardens founder,...
    Per Tray $190.67
  • Miscanthus sinensis Gracillimus (21)

    Miscanthus

    Per Tray $88.83
    Named for its graceful, rounded form and delicate narrow foliage, ‘Gracillimus’ is the most widely known Miscanthus variety. Its blooms, appearing in October, are an attractive copper-red color. Prefers well-draining soil. Tray Size: 21 plants Common...
    Per Tray $88.83
  • Miscanthus sinensis Gracillimus (38)

    Miscanthus sinensis Gracillimus (38)

    Miscanthus

    Per Tray $115.43
    Named for its graceful, rounded form and delicate narrow foliage, ‘Gracillimus’ is the most widely known Miscanthus variety. Its blooms, appearing in October, are an attractive copper-red color. Prefers well-draining soil. Tray Size: 38 plants Common...
    Per Tray $115.43
  • Miscanthus sinensis Malepartus (38)

    Miscanthus

    Per Tray $135.09
    This Miscanthus is best known for its large, abundant blooms that emerge purplish-pink and turn silver with maturity. Its fall foliage is another beautiful feature as it transforms from a medium green to a deep bronze in late summer. Don’t overlook this...
    Per Tray $135.09
  • Miscanthus sinensis Morning Light (72)

    Miscanthus

    Per Tray $166.86
    One of the best and most sought-after Miscanthus varieties. ‘Morning Light’ is a compact grower and offers a fine-textured appearance similar to ‘Gracillimus.’ Its leaves are also narrow and its form neat and arching. Blooms are reddish-bronze, appearing...
    Per Tray $166.86
  • Miscanthus sinensis Scout (38)

    Miscanthus

    Per Tray $136.80
    Slender green blades with white midribs take on spectacular fall color. A handsome, infertile form from UGA. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Maiden grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 10 Height at Maturity: 72 inches Plume-Seedhead Color: Tan Exposure: Full...
    Per Tray $136.80
  • Miscanthus sinensis Variegatus (38)

    Miscanthus

    Per Tray $135.09
    A vintage cultivar, ‘Variegatus’ has been used in garden landscapes since the beginning of the 20th century. White and green variegated foliage arches heavily, creating a very wide mound. Blooms mid-September. Prefers well-draining soil. Tray Size: 38...
    Per Tray $135.09
  • Miscanthus xgiganteus Alligator (21)

    Miscanthus

    Per Tray $110.57
    Sturdy, upright foliage heavily banded with bright gold. A sport of the above, in a size more suitable for smaller gardens. Tray Size: 21 plants Common Name: Japanese silver grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9 Height at Maturity: 60 inches Plume-Seedhead...
    Per Tray $110.57
  • Muhlenbergia capillaris (38)

    Muhlenbergia

    Per Tray $95.76
    A native of the eastern United States and Mexico. Fine, dark-green foliage appears somewhat glossy. Showy blooms of delicate pink seed panicles float above the plant like soft clouds. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Muhly grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 -...
    Per Tray $95.76
  • Muhlenbergia capillaris (72)

    Muhlenbergia

    Per Tray $131.22
    A native of the eastern United States and Mexico. Fine, dark-green foliage appears somewhat glossy. Showy blooms of delicate pink seed panicles float above the plant like soft clouds. Tray Size: 72 plants Common Name: Muhly grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 -...
    Per Tray $131.22
  • Muhlenbergia lindheimeri (38)

    Muhlenbergia

    Per Tray $109.44
    This grass is a heat-loving Texas native. Fine blue-green leaf blades create a stunning mound that supports thick, white plumes that emerge in September. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Muhly grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 10 Height at Maturity: 60...
    Per Tray $109.44
  • Panicum virgatum (38)

    Panicum

    Per Tray $88.07
    This native of the American tall grass prairie is a warm-season grower and maintenance free. Attractive yellow fall coloring. Tolerates a wide range of soil. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Switch grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 10 Height at Maturity:...
    Per Tray $88.07
  • Panicum virgatum Shenandoah (38)

    Panicum

    Per Tray $143.64
    Best burgundy-red coloring of all the switch grasses. Deep-green foliage takes on red hues by midsummer. The coloring becomes more pronounced until it turns deep burgundy-wine by September. Tolerates a wide range of soil. Tray Size: 38 plants Common...
    Per Tray $143.64
  • Panicum x Bad Hair Day (38)

    Panicum

    Per Tray $146.21
    Pendulous green leaves with a yellow cast on strong upright stems for a cascading effect. Mophead inflorescences, also cascading, are denser than any other switchgrass. From Chicagoland Grows®. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Switch grass USDA...
    Per Tray $146.21
  • Pennisetum alopecuroides (38)

    Pennisetum

    Per Tray $95.76
    Probably the most commonly used of the cold-hardy fountain grasses. Narrow green leaves form a soft, arching mound. Seed heads are green in summer, becoming golden brown in autumn, resembling large foxtails. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Fountain...
    Per Tray $95.76
  • Pennisetum alopecuroides (72)

    Pennisetum

    Per Tray $131.22
    Narrow green leaves in soft, arching mounds. A staple among cold-hardy fountain grasses. Green seed heads become large, golden brown foxtails in fall. Tray Size: 72 plants Common Name: Fountain grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9 Height at Maturity: 48...
    Per Tray $131.22
  • Pennisetum alopecuroides Cassian (38)

    Pennisetum

    Per Tray $112.01
    A slightly smaller form of alopecuroides. Grows to a maximum of 3’. Superb fall hues, turning golden with red-orange tints. A great dwarf Pennisetum selection for cooler regions. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Fountain grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9...
    Per Tray $112.01
  • Pennisetum alopecuroides Cayenne™ (38)

    Pennisetum

    Per Tray $137.23
    Big, dark-red bottlebrush plumes rise above mounds of rich green arching blades. Won’t self-sow. Very long bloom time. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Fountain Grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9 Height at Maturity: 36 inches Plume-Seedhead Color: Red...
    Per Tray $137.23
  • Pennisetum alopecuroides Etouffee™ (38)

    Pennisetum

    Per Tray $137.23
    Light pink foxtail plumes rise over graceful arching mounds. An infertile variety that flowers spring to fall and will not reseed. Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Fountain Grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9 Height at Maturity: 36 inches Plume-Seedhead...
    Per Tray $137.23
  • Pennisetum alopecuroides Hameln (128)

    Pennisetum

    Per Tray $181.44
    One of the best fountain grasses for mass plantings. Seed heads appear in July and open greenish-white, turning a creamy tan with maturity. Prefers well-draining soil. Tray Size: 128 plants Common Name: Compact fountain grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9...
    Per Tray $181.44