Grass List M-O


MILIUM Flashlights
Shade to part shade Zones: 8 - 9 Height: 1ft Soil Type: moist, well drained
 
MISCANTHUS Giganteus - Giant Silver Grass
Use this grass for a tropical effect. Makes a great screen tolerates wind. Not for the small garden
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 9 Height: 8 - 10ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS Purpurascens - Flame Grass
Foliage turns orange/red with the coming of fall - one of the best for fall effect!
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 3 - 5ft Soil Type: moist fertile soil
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Adagio
Silver - gray foliage and abundant flowers held well above foliage make this perhaps the best dwarf Miscanthus
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Flamingo
Pink tinted inflorescences droop slightly providing attractive show in late summer and fall
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 5 - 6ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Gold Bar
Introduced by Joy Creek Garden, this Miscanthus sports heavily banded, gold striped foliage
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 3 - 5ft Soil Type: well drained, drought tolerant
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Gracillimus
Graceful fine textured foliage on this well known and loved Miscanthus divide stands every 4 years to maintain upright growth
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 5 - 6ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Little Kitten
Very dwarf miscanthus covered in flowers in late summer - great for winter interest
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 2 - 3ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Malepartus
Robust grower red flowers held on burgundy stems golden fall color stunning
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 7ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Morning Light
Fine textured arching foliage appears silver from a distance - excellent rounded form
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 4ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis November Sunset
Excellent red flowers add motion to your garden in late summer to fall orange/yellow fall color
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 5 - 6ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Oberon
Large white flowers in August, this Miscanthus has a graceful vase shaped habit
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 6ft Soil Type: well drained, drought tolerant
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Sarabande
Excellent fine textured foliage and an abundance of flowers - blooms consistently in the Northwest
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 4 - 6ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Staccato
Yellow horizontal stripes on this new Miscanthus very upright growth and red flowers in fall
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 4 - 5ft Soil Type: well drained, drought tolerant
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Stardust
The most compact heavily banded Zebra grass to date - the deep red fall flowers are stunning!
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 3ft Soil Type: well drained, drought tolerant
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis Strictus - Porcupine Grass
A very upright form excellent clear yellow horizontal banding tolerating a wide range of soil conditions copper flowers in fall
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 6ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis var. condensatus Cabaret
Broad leaves with cream white variegation down the center - a bold accent to any garden
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 4 - 6ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MISCANTHUS sinensis var. condensatus Cosmopolitan
Broad leaves with a reverse variegation to ftCabaretft a better choice for consistent blooms.
Sun Zones: 7 - 9 Height: 4 - 6ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MOLINIA caerulea Strahlenquelle
Green foliage with gracefully arching flowers rise 2 - 3ft above foliage
Sun to part shade Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 12 - 18 in Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MOLINIA caerulea Variegata - Variegated Moor Grass
Strongly variegated foliage - flowers & foliage turn golden in the fall a slow grower that is good in containers
Sun to part shade Zones: 4 - 8 Height: 1ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MOLINIA ceerulea subsp. arundinacea Skyracer - Tall Purple Moor Grass
Purple flowers emerge in July and rise 3 - 4ft above foliage. Both flowers and foliage turn bright yellow in fall
Sun Zones: 5 - 9 Height: 2 - 3ft Soil Type: drought tolerant to moist
 
MUHLENBERGIA dumosa
The lacy texture makes a nice complement to bold textured foliage - excellent in containers where not hardy
Sun Zones: 9 - 10 Height: 4ft Soil Type: well drained
 
NASSELLA tenuissima Mexican feather grass - syn. Stipa tenuissima
Excellent green needle thin foliage in summer tawny flowers cover plant. Moves in the barest of breeze
Sun Zones: 7 - 10 Height: 18 in Soil Type: drought tolerant, well drained
 
OPHIOPOGON japonicus Mondo Grass
Evergreen foliage blue fruit groundcover
Shade to part shade Zones: 6 - 10 Height: 10 in Soil Type: moist fertile soil
 
OPHIOPOGON japonicus Nana - Dwarf Mondo Grass
Evergreen ground cover excellent between stepping stones. A standard in Japanese gardens
Shade to part shade Zones: 6 - 10 Height: 3 - 4 in Soil Type: moist fertile soil