1 G | 420 Avail. | $9.00
Big Bluestem is a tall, colorful warm-season native grass that once dominated the Midwest prairies. The upright clumps of flattened foliage emerge grey to blue-green and mature to green with red hues before turning reddish-bronze with lavender tones after frost. Flowering stalks extend above to foliage in late summer bearing 3-parted, finger-like purplish flower clusters. Grows best in full sun and well-drained soils. Excellent drought tolerant once established. Type: Orn. Grass Height: 4' - 6' Spread: 2 - 3' Spacing: 2.5' USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 8 Culture: Full Sun Bloom Color: Purple Season of Interest: Fall, Year-Round MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance. Cut stems to...
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
FEATHER REED GRASS 'KARL FOERSTER'
1 G | 1675 Avail. | $9.09
3 G | 20 Avail. | $29.60
Karl Foerster's Feather Reed Grass is a visually stunning ornamental grass that is a soft green. It has feathery stalks that emerge a reddish-brown in spring and turn a beautiful golden yellow in fall. These feathery stalks bloom weeks earlier than most Feather Reed Grasses and continue to bloom until fall. Prefers sunny areas in rich moist soils. Type: Orn. Grass Height: 1’ - 2’ (6’ with stalks) Spread: 1’ - 2’ Spacing: 1’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun Bloom Color: Red Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low maintenance plant, prefers wet soil,...
1G | 53 Avail. | $9.00
Wild Bergamot is a native upright herbaceous perennial with toothed aromatic grey-green foliage. The fringe-like scarlet lavender flowers blooms in whorls at the top of the thick stems in summer and attract bees and butterflies. Best in full sun and well-drained soil. Mildew Resistant. Leaves can be used in teas. Monarda fitulosa is the native bee balm that is a host plant for the Hermit Sphinx Moth. Its an excellent attractor for bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds while its avoided by deer. Type: Perennial Height: 2' - 4' Spread: 2' - 3’ Spacing: 2’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: ...
Schizachyrium scoparium 'Blaze'
BLAZE LITTLE BLUESTEM
1 G | 75 Avail. | $9.00
18-CT FLAT | 70 Avail. | $90.00
Blaze Little Bluestem is a native grass with upright slender leaves noted for its continuously changing colors and vivid red fall foliage that holds through winter. The foliage emerges light blue, matures to grey-green, then acquires purplish tint before exploding into intense shades of pink-orange, red-purple then the vivid red of fall. Tiny red-brown flowers rise high above the foliage on stems in late summer and are followed by fluffy white seed heads that persist through winter. Grows best in full sun and well-drained soils. Drought tolerant once established. Schizachyrium scoparium is a native host plant for 6 different skippers: the Ottoe, Indian, Crossline, Dusted, Cobweb, and...