Arbres et Abeilles

Plant Nursery

Large clump forming grass with silvery-white flower plumes. Full sun, drought tolerant when established. Ht 2.5m Cortaderia selloana pampas grass - An ornamental, evergreen perennial with leaves that are dark purple to black. The flowering spikes will appear in the summer, followed by tiny berry-like fruits. Plant in full sun or part shade. Ht 20cm Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens' - Stunning column of metallic blue foliage. Good structure for winter. Cut down in Spring. Ht 1m Panicum virgatum 'Heavy metal' - Hardy clump forming grass with dense flower clusters of brush-like spikelets, appearing in summer through to autumn. Generally frost hardy, tolerant of poor soils, drought and full sun.  Ht 80 cm Pennisetum thunbergii ?Red Buttons? - clump forming grass, flower spikes in early summer. Full sun, drought tolerant. Ht 20cm seslaria - A striking grass with arching deep green foliage from which golden brown flower heads erupt in midsummer. Height: 180cm. Stipa gigantea - Hardy grass which forms large clumps and may self-seed. Plant in full sun. Leave inflorescences intact during winter for spectacular impact.  Ht 60 cm Stipa tenuissima ponytails Feather grass/ponytail grass - Hardy upright yellow/green striped grass with tall feathery flower spikes from mid summer. Good structure for winter. Full sun, drought tolerant. Ht 1.5m Miscanthus sinensis Zebrinus Zebra grass - Fairly hardy medium sized evergreen grass/sedge with dark red/shaded orange foliage. Any soil, full sun. Not tolerant of dry soil unless part shaded. Good for containers or the front of a border.  Ht. up to 40 cm Uncinia rubra red hook sedge -