Ornamental Grasses Border ........................ 1. White Sagebrush 'Silver Queen' (Artemisia ludoviciana) 2. Gray's Sedge (Carex grayi) 3. Curry Plant (Helichrysum italicum) 4. Black-Flowered Fountaingrass (Pennisetum viridescens) 5. Tall Verbena (Verbena bonariensis) 6. Eulalia, Maiden Grass 'Adagio' (Miscanthus sinensis) 7. Eulalia, Maiden Grass 'Silberfeder' (Miscanthus sinensis)
Cortaderia Selloana, the Pampas Grass
Cortaderia selloana also known as Pampas Grass is a beautiful ornamental grass often used in landscapes and gardens for its attractive colors and style.
Sterling Landscaping is Central Florida's tropical plant,shade garden and xeriscaping specialist. We provide full service residential and commercial landscaping design,installation and maintenance service throughout all of Central Florida.
The Okanagan Xeriscape Association (OXA) provides xeriscape information- classes, workshops, online resources and a plant database.
The Okanagan Xeriscape Association, consists of board members Gwen Steele, Lisa Masini, Judie Steeves, Okasana Fodor and Melodie Hope- we welcome members and supporters.
Perennial Plant of the Year
Perennial Plant of the Year 2014 - Panicum virgatum 'Northwind' (switch grass)- Roy Diblik. Have 10+ in my garden. A hardy, native grass stands up to harsh winds. Dense, but easy to divide. Non-spreading and low maintenance. Needs minimal water once established. Lovely vertical element for the garden. ( picture - late Autumn)
Foxtail Barley Seeds - Hordeum Jubatum Ornamental Grass Seed
Foxtail Barley (Hordeum jubatum) - If you like native ornamental grasses, try growing Foxtail Barley grass seeds. It is also commonly called Squirrel Tail Grass, and it prefers full sun and moist to dry conditions. Hordeum jubatum has gained popularity as an ornamental grass because of its highly attractive flower heads.