|Ornamental Grass - 6 evergreen variety collection
A selection of 6 of the best evergreen ornamental grasses available. Grasses is used in the very loosest of terms for what we really mean, which is grass like perennials or sedges.
Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Black Dragon’ – An indispensable low growing grass like evergreen (everblack in this case) plant which will grow virtually anywhere, but is very valuable for it tolerance of dry shade. Lilac flowers are followed in some years by shiny black fruit, but it is the foliage which mostly delights.
Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’ – A low growing clump forming evergreen perennial with grass like foliage variegated gold and green.
Acorus gramineus ‘Variegata’ - A low growing clump forming evergreen perennial with grass like foliage this time variegated cream and green.
Carex testacea – An interesting sedge species from New Zealand. This variety selected on our nurseries has fine olive green grass like foliage in weeping tussocks to40cm.
Carex 'Evergold' – A classic robust evergreen with striking foliage. At home equally in a pot as in the ground.
Carex 'Ice Dance' – A very easy and effective evergreen ground cover, particularly useful in dry shade, but will grow anywhere.