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Carex 'Bunny Blue'   2L
Carex 'Bunny Blue' 2L
An evergreen Sedge, forming a dense, rounded clump of silver-blue, with inconspicuous brown flower spikes in late Summer. Will grow in sun or partial shade in most well-drained soils. Height 30cm (12in). Spread - 50cm (20in).
£7.99

Carex comans bronze-leaved   2L
Carex comans bronze-leaved 2L
An evergreen Sedge, forming a dense tuft of narrowly linear, reddish-brown leaves, with inconspicuous brown flower spikes in late Summer. Will grow in sun or partial shade in most well-drained soils. Height 30cm (12in). Spread - 50cm (20in).
Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'   2L
Carex oshimensis 'Evergold' 2L
An ornamental evergreen sedge.The narrow, arching leaves are attractively striped yellow. Can be grown in the border or grown in pots and containers. Prefers sun or partial shade in well- drained soil. Height & Spread - 20-30 cm (10-12 in).

Carex phyllocephala 'Sparkler'   2L
Carex phyllocephala 'Sparkler' 2L
'Sparkler Palm Sedge'. This grass-like plant forms a slow spreading dense clump with many narrow red-purple stems each topped with a cluster of spirally arranged leaves. The dark green narrow leaves have broad cream colored margins. Very useful in the garden to lighten up a dark spot or as a container plant. Height 30-60cm (1-2ft). Plant in part-shade in most soils.

Cortaderia selloana 'Pumila'   3L
Cortaderia selloana 'Pumila' 3L
A dwarf form of 'Pampas Grass'. Makes an excellent specimen plant. Densely tufted, clump-forming perennial evergreen grass with arching mid-green leaves, and tall stems of silky, silvery yellow plumes from August to September. Height - 1.5m (5ft); Spread - 1.2m (4ft). Plant in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade.
£10.99

Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold'   2L
Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold' 2L
Attractive arching foliage with a mound-like form. It has bright, yellow foliage and in early Autumn, produces reddish-brown flower spikes. Prefers light shade in well-drained soil. Height & Spread - 40 cm (16 in).
Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'   2L
Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' 2L
This grass just screams to be grown in a pot! It forms slow-growing clumps of beautiful yellow and pale green bamboo-like striped leaves with an arching habit, which assume red Autumn tints. Also associates well with white variegated hosta’s in the border. Prefers light shade in well-drained soil. Height & Spread - 40 cm (16 in).
£7.99

Hakonechloa macra 'Nicolas'   2L
Hakonechloa macra 'Nicolas' 2L
A stunning grass in the late season, as its arching leaves, which start out green, turn fiery orange and red. Creamy flowerheads in spring are a bonus. A native of Japan, but this fairly new variety comes from France. Height - 20-40cm (8-16in); Spread - 45-60cm (18-24in). Prefers sun or semi-shade in fertile but not too dry soil.
£7.99

Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra'   2L
Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra' 2L
A.k.a. - Imperata ‘Red Baron’. ‘Japanese blood grass’. This ornamental grass forms clumps of rich ruby-red leaves. Looks good in mixed or herbaceous borders. Full sun in moisture- retentive soil. Height & Spread - 40 x30 cm (16 x 12 in).
£7.99
Juncus effusus f. spiralis   2L
Juncus effusus f. spiralis 2L
'Corkscrew Rush'. Cylindrical, tightly-spiraled, corkscrew-like green stems which uncoil as they grow and spread out both vertically and horizontally. Easily grown in wet soils, including standing water. Tolerates light shade, but best in full sun. Height - 50cm (20in). Spread - 45cm (18in).
£7.99

Luzula sylvatica  2L
Luzula sylvatica 2L
'Greater Woodrush'. Forms a low mound of evergreen, dark-green leathery leaves, spreading to form a thick, weed-proof patch. Grows best in partial or full shade in well-drained soil. Produces bronze flowers from May to July. Height & Spread - 30-60cm (1-2ft).
£7.99

Milium effusum 'Aureum'   2L
Milium effusum 'Aureum' 2L
'Golden Wood Millett'. Grassy leaves emerge yellow in spring, turning chartreuse in colour. As an added bonus, the foliage turns a gorgeous gold in the Autumn. Airy plumes of gold flowers rising above the foliage in mid-summer. Prefers evenly moist conditions in partial to full shade. Height - 1m (3ft). Spread - 60cm (2ft).
£7.99

Miscanthus sinensis 'Kleine Silberspinne'   2L
Miscanthus sinensis 'Kleine Silberspinne' 2L
An elegant deciduous grass with green leaves with a silver mid-rib and large plumes of narrow spidery, horizontally held, red-brown flowers from August to September. Height & Spread - 90cm (3ft) Will grow in most soils in sun or partial shade.
£8.99

Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Zebra'   3L
Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Zebra' 3L
Miscanthus 'Little Zebra' is a NEW variety that is suitable for the small garden or growing in containers. The foliage has creamy yellow bands that appear in horizontal lines across the leaves. Height - 90-120cm (3-4ft); Spread - 60-90cm (2-3ft). Prefers full sun (for best variegation) in moist but well-drained soil. Hint - For best new foliage, trim to ground level in late Winter.
£9.99
Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'   2L
Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light' 2L
'Japanese Silver Grass'. Forms a tight clump of very attractive grassy, light green blades with silver-white stripes down the centres. Showy, purple/brown inflorescences. The foliage remains attractive during the Winter, fading to a straw colour. Cut back to 10cm (4in) in late Winter. Best in full sun in a well-drained soil. Height - 1.2-1.5m (4-5ft). Spread - .90-1.2m (3-4ft).
£8.99

Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus'   2L
Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus' 2L
'Zebra Grass'. Can be used as a specimen grass. The leaves are a bluish-green, with transverse, creamy-white or yellow-gold banding which arch towards the top. Height can vary depending on aspect and positioning. Prefers sun in moisture-retentive soil. Height - 1.8-2.4m (6-8ft).
£7.99

Molinia caerulea subsp. arundinacea 'Transparent'   2L
Molinia caerulea subsp. arundinacea 'Transparent' 2L
The name refers to the transparent section between the top of the basal foliage and the point on the inflorescence stalks where the flowers begin. A clump-forming deciduous tufted grass with upright, open, linear leaves. Good yellow Autumn colour. Height 1.5-1.8 m (5-6ft) when mature. Will grow in most well drained soils in sun or partial shade.
£7.99
Molinia caerulea subsp. caerulea 'Variegata'   2L
Molinia caerulea subsp. caerulea 'Variegata' 2L
A very attractive deciduous grass. From late Summer the upright flower heads of this ornamental grass create a purplish haze above clumps of green and yellow variegated leaves. Prefers full sun in well- drained soil. Tolerant of acid soil. Height & Spread - 45 cm (18 in).

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'  2L
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln' 2L
A dwarf form of Pennisetum. Forms clumps of dark green arching leaves and produces soft plume-like flower-heads in Summer. The leaves turn to golden-yellow in the Autumn. Prefers full sun in light, well-drained soils. Height - 60 cm (2 ft). Hint - Trim back in Spring.
Phalaris arundinacea var. picta 'Feesey'   2L
Phalaris arundinacea var. picta 'Feesey' 2L
Form of ‘Gardeners garters’. This form is more suitable for the smaller garden as it does not spread so much and has a much ‘cleaner’ variegated leaf. Wind and exposure tolerant. Can be used as ground-cover. Can grow in dry or moist soil when established in sun or partial shade. Height - 90 cm (3 ft).

Sesleria caerula   2L
Sesleria caerula 2L
'Blue Moor Glass'. The evergreen foliage is blue on the surface and dark green on the underside. Dark purple flowers in Spring. Looks good with spring bulbs and Astilbes. Prefers a moist fertile soil in full sun to part shade. Height - 35-40cm (14-16in). Spread - 30cm (12in).
£7.99
Stipa gigantea   2L
Stipa gigantea 2L
‘Giant feather grass’. Magnificent golden oat-like flower heads on tall erect stems for weeks in early to late Summer high above evergreen clumps of narrow, silvery foliage. Can be used as a specimen grass. Prefers light, well-drained soils in full sun . Height - 1.8 x 0.9 m (6 x 3 ft).
£7.99

Stipa gigantea   3L
Stipa gigantea 3L
‘Giant feather grass’. Magnificent golden oat-like flower heads on tall erect stems for weeks in early to late Summer high above evergreen clumps of narrow, silvery foliage. Can be used as a specimen grass. Prefers light, well-drained soils in full sun . Height - 1.8 x 0.9 m (6 x 3 ft).
Stipa tenuissima   2L
Stipa tenuissima 2L
'Feather Grass'. A perennial grass with erect narrow bright green leaves. Soft feathery greenish white panicles ageing to buff from June to August, remaining ornamental until late autumn. Height - 75cm (2ft 6in); Spread - 60cm (2ft). Will grow in sun or partial shade in well-drained soil.