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ELYMUS magellanicus Blue Wheatgrass
Metallic blue foliage and upright growth habit provides lovely contrast in the garden clump forming
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 18 in Soil Type: drought tolerant, well drained
 
EQUISETUM hyemale
Excellent structural plant for pond margins. Keep in a pot to control spreading. Great for flowers arrangers!
Sun Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 4ft Soil Type: moist
 
FARGESIA denudata
A delicate leaved clumping bamboo - wonderful for screening. Very hardy and desirable
Part shade Zones: 6 - 11 Height: 12ft Soil Type: moist, well drained
 
FARGESIA nitida Jiuzhaigou
A rare find this bamboo has canes that turn from green to red to yellow - a beautiful clumping bamboo
Part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 10ft Soil Type: well drained
 
FARGESIA nitidia Blue Fountain
Shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 13ft Soil Type: moist, well-drained
 
FARGESIA robusta Wolong
This rare bamboo has larger leaves and shiny dark green foliage. Sun tolerant.
Sun to part shade Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 16ft Soil Type:
 
FARGESIA rufa
Beautiful red canes stand out on this wind tolerant bamboo. It creates a beautiful screen or hedge
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 8ft Soil Type: well drained
 
FESTUCA amethystina Superba
A beautiful blue cultivar with amethyst flowers, this fescue has a more relaxed growth habit
Sun Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 10 in Soil Type: drought tolerant, well drained
 
FESTUCA glauca Boulder Blue
The bluest fescue yet! Compact growth habit and excellent foliage
Sun Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 8 in Soil Type: drought tolerant, well drained
 
FESTUCA glauca Elijah Blue
Beautiful blue foliage, which holds its color all year medium textured needs good drainage
Sun Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 8 in Soil Type: drought tolerant, well drained
 
FESTUCA novae-zelandiae
Green needle thin foliage is excellent planted in mass. Very tolerant of poor dry conditions.
Sun Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: drought tolerant, well drained
 
HAKONECHLOA Fubuki
This white and green striped grass is strikingly different from all the other Hakonechloas.
Shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 18 in Soil Type:
 
HAKONECHLOA macra
This solid green Hakone grass blends well with any landscape situation; graceful in habit excellent for containers
Sun to shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 1 - 2ft Soil Type: moist, well drained, fertile soil
 
HAKONECHLOA macra Albovariegata
White variegated form of Hakone Grass tolerates more sun than its yellow counter part
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 1 - 2ft Soil Type: moist, well drained, fertile soil
 
HAKONECHLOA macra All Gold
Pure gold form of the popular Hakone grass forming weeping mounds that add grace to your garden
Shade to part shade Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 1 - 2ft Soil Type: moist, well drained
 
HAKONECHLOA macra Aureola - Golden Variegated Hakone grass
Slowly spreading this grass will add elegance & beauty to any shade border - yellow variegation turns red/brown if grown in too much sun
Shade to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 1 - 2ft Soil Type: moist, well drained, fertile soil
 
HELICTOTRICHON sempervirens Blue Oat Grass
An all time favorite this silvery-blue evergreen grass blends well in the perennial border
Sun Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 2ft Soil Type: drought tolerant, well drained
 
IMPERATA cylindrica Red Baron - Japanese Blood Grass
Green foliage slowly changes to red as the season progresses. Striking fall foliage
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 18 in Soil Type: moist
 
JUNCUS effusus Spiralis- Corkscrew Rush
Coiled foliage is a great curiosity - plant where the foliage can be appreciated
Sun to part shade Zones: 6 - 9 Height: 12 - 18 in Soil Type: moist or shallow water
 
JUNCUS patens Will Flemming
Stiff upright evergreen steel gray foliage is a wonderful accent for the pond or moist sites
Sun to part shade Zones: 7 - 11 Height: 2ft Soil Type: moist
 
LIRIOPE muscari Big Blue - Lily Turf
Violet blue flower spikes in summer evergreen foliage
Shade to part shade Zones: 5 - 10 Height: 15 in Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
LIRIOPE muscari Royal Purple - Lily Turf
Magnificent purple flower spikes excellent for shade gardens
Shade to part shade Zones: 5 - 10 Height: 15 in Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
LIRIOPE muscari Variegata - Lily Turf
Evergreen yellow variegated foliage performs well in a woodland garden.
Shade to part shade Zones: 5 - 10 Height: 15 in Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
LIRIOPE spicata Silver Dragon
Silver variegated evergreen foliage forms a dense groundcover in tough conditions
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 10 Height: 8 in Soil Type: drought to moist
 
LIRIOPE spicata Variegata
This variegated Liriope sports creamy yellow variegation with narrow foliage great for containers
Sun to shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: moist to dry
 
LUZULA nivea Snowy Woodrush
A must for the shade garden this evergreen woodrush has white flowers that bloom in early spring
Sun to shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: moist to moderately dry
 
LUZULA sylvatica Aurea
Golden foliage form of the popular wood rush great addition for the woodland garden
Shade to part shade Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
LUZULA sylvatica Marginata - Golden-edged Woodrush
Leaves have a golden yellow edging - very tolerant of tree root competition. An excellent evergreen addition to the woodland garden
Shade to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist