Garden House Nurseries
Alopecurus pratensis aurea
Golden variegated foxtail grass. Ht 1ft.
Silvery flower heads late Summer. Sun. Ordinary soil. Ht 5ft x 3ft spread
Arhenatherum elatius aureum
Grey green leaves with golden yellow stripes.Ht 15"
Annual Quaking grass. Large flower heads Ht40cm Propagate each year from seed
Bromus inermis Skinners Gold
Golden Brome. Green margined leaves with light yellow longitudinal variegations and yellow flower stems in midsummer. Ht 3ft
Calamagrostis Karl Foerster
Upright clumps to 6ft with feathery purplish seedheads turning creamy buff. Young plants good in containers.Well drained fertile soil
Upright clumps to 4ft with feathery purplish seedheads turning creamy buff and white striped leaves. Young plants good in containers.
Brownish red sedge. Ht 18"
Carex elata aurea
Attractive golden evergreen foliage plant. Ht18". Site that doesnt dry out or as a pond marginal.
Stiff erect leaves, reddish green beneath and paler above. Ht 18"
Carex Frosted Curls
Dense tufts of creamy gold foliage curling at tips. Ht 1ft
Variegated sedge for use as foliage plant. Ht 10"
Palm Leaf sedge. Mid green leaves grow out from erect stems. A strong, tidy plant for many situations. Ht 2ft 6"
Carex ornithopoda var
Evergreen silvery white variegated foliage plant. Ht 10"
Pendulous sedge. Long drooping flower spikes. Pond margins or any soil that doesn't dry out. Ht 3ft.
Carex Silver Sceptre
Leaves with narrow white variegation. Spreading habit Good in a pot. Any soil sun/part shade. Ht 8"
Evergreen grass ideal for pots or border. Red tinted bronze foliage . Wavy seedheads. Sun or shade. Ht 12 -15"
Carex brunnea variegated
Evergreen variegated sedge with dark green and gold leaves. ht 15"
Carex comans bronze
Bronze evergreen foliaged sedge. Ht 1ft. Quickly forms large tufted mound. Best in full sun and good drainage.
Arching clumps of greenish bronze foliage.Contrasting black seed heads on stem. Ht 18". Soil that doesnt dry out.
Carex morowii Fishers Form
Broad dark green upright leaves striped and margined with white, brown flowers. Ht 1ft
Carex oshimensis Evergold
Attractive evergreen foliage plant. Ht 9"
Carex Phyllocephala Sparkler
Hardy evergreen perennial from Japan. Attractive variegated foliage.Ht 2ft. Sun part shade. Easily forms a clump. Good in containers
Cyperus sedge. Hanging tuular flower spikes. Ht 4ft. Damp soil or pond margins
Carex siderosticha Variegata
Dense clumps of striking broad sword shaped leaves with white streaks and margins. Often flushed pink at base. Ht 1ft. Soil not dry.
Tall elegant bamboo like grass with drooping quaking grass like flowers in midsummer. Ht 4ft. Full sun. Ordinary soil. Cut flower
Pink pampas grass. Tall pink plumes. Ht 6-7ft. Protect crown in first Winter.
Cortaderia sel. white feather
Pampas grass. Tall white plumes. Ht 6-7ft. Protect crown in first Winter.
Cortaderia Sunningdale Silver
Pampas grass. Tall silvery plumes. Ht 6-7ft. Protect crown in first Winter.
Dactylis glomerata variegated
Evergreen silver striped grey green leaves. Purplish flower spikes in Summer. Ht 2ft
Deschampsia c. Bronceshleier
Bronze Veil. Arching stems of bronze florets in late Summer and Winter. Ht 4ft ordinary soil
Deschampsia c. Goldveil
Arching stems of golden florets in late Summer and Winter. Ht 4ft ordinary soil
Deschampsia caes. Goldtau
'Golden Dew'Soft yellow arching flower spikes late Summer. Ht 80cm. Soil that doesn't dry
Deschampsia flex. Tatra Gold
Golden yellow evergreen tufted grass with contrasting bronze flower spikes. Ht 6"
Lyme grass. Hardy. Prefers well drained site. Spreads.Greyish green flower spikes late Summer. Ht 4 - 5ft. Good in
Lyme grass. Hardy. Prefers well drained site. nonspreading.Greyish green flower spikes late Summer. Ht 2-3ft
Weeping Love Grass. Smoke like purple greyflowerheads. prefers dry well drained conditions. ht 2ft
Neatly tufted grass. Ht 12". Bright green with contrasting amethyst flower stalks June onwards
Festuca Elijah Blue
Very blue form of festuca.Large flattened flowerheads May onwards. Ht 9" x 1ft spread. New Variety
A blue grey compact grass. For rockeries or front of border. Ht 10"
Festuca Golden Toupee
New variety. Golden yellow foliage. Compact plant. Ht 8". Flower heads in Summer
Densely tufted small grass with fine green leaves. Ht 10"
Evergreen dwarf grass. Ht 15cm. Flower stems May to June
Festuca glauca Auslese
Very silvery blue selection. Ht 10". Suitable pots, rockery or border
Festuca valesiana Glaucantha
Bluish grey grass. Ht 10". Forms attractive compact clumps.
Glyceria maxima variegata
Variegated grass for a damp site or pond edge. Ht 2ft
Hakonechloa macra aureola
Brightly variegated gracefully arching foliage. Full sun/part shade.Ht 15". Prefers moist well drained soil. (Add organic compost)
Holcus mollis albovariegata
Attractive foliage grass. Ht 1ft. Will spread to form a wide clump.
Sqirrel Tail annual grass. Bearded seed heads. Ht 2ft Propagate from seed annually
Bottlebrush grass. Good cut flower. June to August.Ht 2ft Sunny moist site
Imperata cylindrica rubra Red Baron.
Japanese Blood Grass. Ruby red young shoots. forms dense clumps. Well drained soil.Ht16”
Juncus Carmens Grey
Dark brown flowers in Summer. Grown for grey upright foliage. Sun or shade. Soil not dry. Ht 2ft
Bluish green grass. Ht 1ft
Lagurus ovatus Bunny Tails
Dwarf hares tail grass. Silvery flower heads. Propagate from seed annually
Luzula Hohe Tatra
Woodrush variety with sprays of creamy brown flowers in midsummer. Ht 15"
Melica uniflora variegata
Arching cream flowers in Summer. Variegated leaves. Sun or shade. Ordinary soil. Ht 1ft.
Millium effusum aureum
Bowles golden grass. Bright yellow foliage, tiny golden bead like flowers. Ht 15"
Miscanthus Kleine Silberspinne
Dwarf Eulalia grass. White veined narrow leaves. Grown for attractive silky flower heads. Ht 2 -3ft. A choice grass.
Many large upright flower heads open silver then fluffy white when dry. Sept-Feb. Ht 7ft. Gold in autumn.
Flower heads pink drying to silver August on. Ht 5ft. Soil well drained but not dry.
Miscanthus Yakushima Dwarf
Forms silvery hummocks with leaves curling at tips. Dark brown flowers. Ht 1 -2ft. One of best dwarf varieties
Green leaves with gold bands. Ht 3ft Well drained soil.
Maiden Grass. Gracefully tall rounded overall form. Copper red flower spikes in
late Summer. Ht 6ft. Full sun
Silvery flower spikes late Summer. Foliage often bronze red in Autumn. Sun. ordinary soil. Ht 4ft
Miscanthus sin. Flamingo
Many large open heads of arching purplish pink flower spikes late summer on 2m stems
Miscanthus sin. Morning Light
Elegant grass with narrow green leaves with cream margin. Silvery plumes Sept –February Ht 4ft
Miscanthus sinens. Silberfeder
Large silvery feathery flowerheads held high above foliage. August to February. Free flowering. Well drained site.
Miscanthus sinensis giganteus
Silvery flowers Sept - Feb. Tall 8ft architectural foliage. sun. Ordinary soil
Miscanthus sinensis Variegata
Green and white variegated leaved grass. Attractive red tinted flower heads. Ht 6ft. A choice grass. Young plants good in containers
Mollinia caerulea Moorhexe
Totally upright grass with rich green leaves and purple seed heads in August changing to silver. Ht 2ft
Panicum virgatum Rehbraun
Flower spikes up to 100cm August to October
Penisetum Little Bunny
Greenish purple flowers in Autumn. Sun. Well drained. Ht 15"
Fountain grass. Many large pink tinted bottlebrush shaped flower heads from mid
summer. Ht 2-3ft. Well drained soil. Full sun
Long pure white rounded fluffy seed heads. Ht 2ft.Prefers full sun. Soil not dry. Dramatic in a mass or in container
Phalaris arundinacea picta Feesey
`Gardeners garters'.Stronger and clearer white variegation. Vigorous attractive grass. Ht 3-4ft. Pond margins or any soil not too dry.
Phalaris arundinacea picta gold
Gardeners garters. Vigorous attractive grass. Ht 3-4ft. Pond margin or soil not dry. Spreads. Creamy gold form.
Phalaris arundinacea picta silver
`Gardeners garters'. Vigorous attractive grass. Ht 3-4ft. Pond margins or any soil not too dry. Silvery variegated form
New Zealand Flax. Leathery evergreen leaves to 6ft plus. Pinkish flowers on 10ft spikes. Soil that doesnt dry out. Sheltered site.
Greyish dwarf grass. Ht 10cm
Tall plumes, bronze foliage. Flowers June to July. Ht 3.5ft
Tall, very dainty plumes. Flowers June to July. Ht 4ft Well drained soil.
Stipa barbata Federspiel
Long yellowish flower spikes in Summer. sheltered sunny site. well drained Ht 2ft
Attractive fine leaves. Very dainty plant with soft flowerheads. Ht 15" Well drained soil.
Deep scarlet foliage Ht 12" sunny site