Sod must be moist before it is rolled out.A crucial buffalo grass planting tip is to keep any area, whether it is seeded, plugged or sodded, evenly moist as the grass establishes, but avoid sogginess.This is a low maintenance turf and over babying it...
(It makes a BIG impact in a SMALL garden! Even if you only have a tiny spot like a pot on a balcony, you will love the gorgeous impression Everlite makes!) It is super hardy and evergreen up to zone 4 and requires very little maintenance.
Foliage Color: White with Green
Moisture: Water carefully to establish, and as needed during drier periods
The deep purple buds mature to smoky purple plumes. This plant has no serious insect or disease problems and is not usually appealing to deer. * Enormous Purple Plumes All Summer * Golden Foliage in Autumn * Deer Resistant * Great as foundation plantings
It makes a magnificent ground cover or try it in your favorite container. Everlime can also stabilize and beautify that hard-to-maintain slope, if you need it to. Whether your garden is rustic or formal, Evercolor Everlime will brighten it up all year.
Brand: Nature Hills Nursery
Flower Color: Brown
Mature Spread: 1 - 4 feet
Sun Exposure: Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Sun
Growth Rate: Medium
Moisture: Water carefully to establish, and weekly as needed for best results.
Its deep roots mean that it requires 75% less water than other turf grasses. It has a dark blue-green color and only grows 3 to 5 inches high. Legacy Buffalo Grass was developed to have the look of bluegrass with the hardiness of Buffalo grass, and it...
Buffalo grass varieties give up to a 75% reduction in water consumption, therefore saving you money. UC Verde buffalo grass is the most heat tolerant. UC Verde will grow to a maximum height of 4 to 8 inches in most locations.
It also develops a thick mat of roots so planting it against foundations can aid in dealing with water run-off. In the summer tiny blue flowers form, resembling little balls, adding a bit of additional decorative appeal.
Its small size is just right for decorative ceramic pots or balcony window boxes. Wait until you see it backlit by the sun. They simply take up too much space. But now we have a striking beauty – the Little Miss Maiden Grass (Miscanthus sinensis ‘Little...
If you want to really stop traffic, a mass planting along a walk or driveway will do the trick. A compact grass with a big impact! Grasses are finally getting their day in the sun in American home gardens.
Is a swaying fine textured clump forming grass. In summer narrow panicles of creamy long awned spikelets appear. Leaves are glossy and usually rolled into a threadlike cylinder. The crisp green blades are arching and extremely narrow.
Can also be grown in average garden soil, albeit less vigorously, but soil must not be allowed to dry out. Cut to ground in winter. This beautiful sedge's vivid foliage adds bright color to the garden.
Miscanthus Yaku Jima is a slightly bigger plant than Adagio, but the main difference is that its leaves are more narrow. The cultivar name does not describe a specific clone, but actually describes several very similar forms of miscanthus that have in...
Miscanthus Morning Light is a grass cultivar that is noted for its very narrow green leaves with white variegation on the margins. Less vigorous with decreased flowering and tendency to flop in too much shade.
Fast-growing, graceful, foliage. Foliage should be left standing throughout the winter for visual interest and to provide protection for the crowns. Foliage and flower plumes persist well into winter providing good winter interest.
It can also be grown in low spots or along ponds or streams but is equally at home in the rock garden or spilling over a rocky slope. Each leaf features a broad, creamy, yellowish-white center stripe bordered on each side by thin narrow dark green margins.
As seeds begin to form, the flower/seed plumes fade to creamy tan, often providing some winter interest. Miscanthus Little Zebra makes a tidy, compact mound of green foliage with prominent, yellow horizontal banding that holds well through the summer.
Foliage turns yellowish after frost, but quickly fades to straw-beige by winter. A blaqze of coppery-pink plumes is the perfect addition to any fall garden. Tolerates of a wide range of soils from well-drained sandy soils to the heavy clay.
Perfect for grouping in sun and ideal for attracting birds. It tolerates a wide range of soils, including dry ones, but prefers moist, sandy or clay soils. Cut back clumps to the ground in late winter to early spring.
This native grass withstands seasonal flooding yet is drought tolerant once established. Seed plumes persist well into winter providing visual interest as well as food for birds. Panicum Heavy Metal tolerates wide range of soils, including dry ones, but...
After back filling and lightly compacting the 50/50 mix of existing soil and compost give the Pennisetum Hameln a good deep watering. Warm season grasses usually do not require as frequent division as cool season grasses.
It thrives in hot, full sun exposures and is especially useful as a specimen grass.This variety is very drought resistant once established. Tolerates light shade. Dwarf Pampas Grass is one of the most hardy and showy forms of pampas grass featuring silvery-cream,...
Insignificant, tiny, yellowish-green to pale brown flowers appear in clusters (many flowered cymes) that emerge on the side of the stems slightly below the stem tips in summer. Juncus effusus is a striking vertical addition to any garden or container...