Grasses

Bear Grass

microcarpa

Evergreen grass-like perennial growing to 5′ tall and wide. Flower stalks reach 7′. Zone 7-11

Native to southwestern North America

Full sun. Very drought tolerant once established

Showy creamy-white flowers from stalks emerging in summer.

 

Resource Links

http://www.horticultureunlimited.com/landscape-plants/bear-grass.html

Blue Oat Grass

sempervirens

Semi-evergreen perennial grass growing to 3′ tall and wide. Bluish leaf blades have best color in full sun and drier soils. Zone 4-8

Native to central and southwestern Europe.

Full sun. Drought tolerant once established

Bluish brown stalks emerge in June matureing to golden wheat in color.

 

Resource Links

http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/h960/helictotrichon-sempervirens.aspx

Deer Grass

rigens

Cool season perennial grass growing to 3′ tall and wide. Flower stalks can grow to 6′. Zone 7-10

Native to western-central United States

Full sun. Drought tolerant once established

Purple to yellow stalks emerge mid-fall.

 

Resource Links

http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/y300/muhlenbergia-rigens.aspx

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