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Grasses


Our range of bamboo and ornamental grass seeds will create a real talking point in your garden. They're perfect planting partners to summer annuals and add height and structure to borders. Ornamental grasses will attract wildlife into your garden and may provide shelter for grasshoppers, lacewings and many others, as well as producing seed as food for birds.


Evergreen Grasses Collection Special Offer

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We have found 36 products.
 

Umbrella Bamboo 'Asian Wonder'

Fargesia murieliae, Arundinaria murielae, Sinarundinaria murielae

Umbrella Bamboo are easy to grow and quick to fill out, making them a top foliage choice for privacy screening and blocking road noise and traffic pollution. Clump forming Fargesia 'Asian Wonder' is even more of a treat, with ruby red stems and olive green foliage giving it an incredibly tropical appearance. As the canes mature, strip some of the lower foliage away to show off the highly decorative stems. A top architectural plant for adding structure and movement to the garden. Height: 3m (10'). Spread: 1.2m (4'). More info
    • 1 x 9cm potted fargesia plant

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
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    • £19.99
    • 2 x 9cm potted fargesia plants

    • Despatch: Within 28 days
    • SAVE* £9.99  
    • £39.98 £29.99

Carex comans 'Bronze Perfection' (Large Plant)

Sedge

This beautiful sedge is the perfect way to add texture and movement to the front of borders. The arching, evergreen foliage is a striking bronze shade that provides year round colour and interest. With a neat, clump forming habit, Carex comans 'Bronze Perfection' is well suited to growing in patio containers, or dotted throughout rockeries. This hardy perennial grass is easy to grow, in almost any soil, and requires virtually no maintenance. Height: 35cm (14"). Spread: 60cm (24").

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer
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    • 1 x 2 litre potted carex plant

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 2 litre potted carex plants

    • Despatch: By end of March 2017
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    • £22.99

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' (Large Plant)

Fescue

An easy to grow evergreen plant for patio pots, borders and rockeries. Festuca glauca has grassy leaves, which are an unusual shade of cobalt blue. An excellent plant for designing in the garden, thanks to the architectural appearance.

Tufted, clump-forming plants stay compact at just 30cm (12") tall, and can be mixed with bedding plants, herbaceous perennials or planted into rockeries or into gravel gardens. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10").

 

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    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted festuca plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £10.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted festuca plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £19.99

Carex 'Milk Chocolate' (Large Plant)

Sedge

This clump forming Sedge is grown for its slender chocolate brown foliage with a delicate pink tinge to the edge of each leaf. As autumn approaches, the dense foliage turns to attractive shades of orange and brown. Carex 'Milk Chocolate' is a superb evergreen perennial grass which is at its best when grown in generous swathes throughout borders or planted into winter containers. Perfect for adding texture and winter interest to the garden! Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 40cm (16").

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer
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    • 1 x 3.6 litre potted carex plant

    • Despatch: By end of December 2016
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3.6 litre potted carex plants

    • Despatch: By end of December 2016
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    • £22.99

Umbrella Bamboo (Large Plant)

Fargesia murieliae, Arundinaria murielae, Sinarundinaria murielae

The Umbrella Bamboo can reach more than 2 metres tall, and quickly forms clumps of arching yellow-green canes, topped with foliage like an umbrella! This hardy bamboo is excellent for screening, and is especially useful in urban areas, where the screening can help reduce road noise and filter pollution.

Bamboo are fantastically tropical looking, but are very easy and quick to grow. Fargesia is wind resistant and tolerates shade or sun, making it a versatile plant for filling awkward spots in the garden and hiding unsightly features. Height: Up to 4m (12'). Spread: 1.5m (4.9').

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer
More info
    • 1 x 10 litre potted fargesia plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £29.99
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted umbrella bamboo plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £14.99
    • 2 x 1.5 litre potted umbrella bamboo plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £19.99
    • 2 x 10 litre potted fargesia plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £44.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted umbrella bamboo plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £24.99

Pleioblastus argenteostriatus f. pumilus (Large Plant)

Pleioblastus humilis var. pumilus, Dwarf Bamboo

Bamboo are much admired plants for the garden, but the larger specimens can sometimes be too tall and cumbersome for a small garden. Pleioblastus argenteostriatus f. pumilis is a dwarf bamboo, which is low-maintenance and evergreen, with deep green leaves and red-flushed canes. This dwarf bamboo will modernise any border or patio with its tropical appearance. Plants are hardy and will last for many years. Height: 1.2m (4'). Spread: up to 2m (6.6').

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer
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    • 1 x 1 litre potted Pleioblastus plant

    • Despatch: By end of December 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 2 x 1 litre potted Pleioblastus plants

    • Despatch: By end of December 2016
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    • £16.99

Pennisetum alopecuroides (Large Plant)

Chinese fountain grass

Pennisetum alopecuroides is a highly decorative ornamental grass, also known as Fountain Grass, and is a plant which gives almost all year round interest in the garden. It is a low-maintenance plant, which quickly forms a clump, so is ideal for filling gaps in perennial and shrub borders. The grassy foliage is neat, but stays quite inconspicuous until the flower heads appear during late summer. But, once they appear, they really dazzle, with spikelet's looking much like a squirrel's tail! Leave the decorative seedheads on your Fountain Grass plants into the autumn. Height: 150cm (59"). Spread: 120cm (47").

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer
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    • 1 x 1.5 litre potted pennisetum plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 1 x 3.6 litre potted pennisetum plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £13.99
    • 2 x 1.5 litre potted pennisetum plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £16.99
    • 2 x 3.6 litre potted pennisetum plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £20.99

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' (Large Plant)

Golden Hakonechloa

Hakonechloa is a neat, clump-forming grass for sun or shade. It's a very attractive grass, which combines well for autumn containers, or for planting in gravel gardens, for a Japanese style look.

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola' is especially handsome, with striped green and yellow swards, which are tinged red in autumn. Height: 35cm (13"). Spread: 40cm (15").

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer
More info
    • 1 x 1 litre potted hakonechloa plant

    • Despatch: By end of December 2016
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    • £9.99
    • 2 x 1 litre potted hakonechloa plants

    • Despatch: By end of December 2016
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    • £16.99

Umbrella Bamboo 'Selection' (Large Plant)

Fargesia murieliae, Arundinaria murielae, Sinarundinaria murielae

The Umbrella Bamboo can reach more than 2 metres tall, and quickly forms clumps of arching yellow-green canes, topped with foliage like an umbrella! This hardy bamboo is excellent for screening, and is especially useful in urban areas, where the screening can help reduce road noise and filter pollution.

Bamboo are fantastically tropical looking, but are very easy and quick to grow. Fargesia is wind resistant and tolerates shade or sun, making it a versatile plant for filling awkward spots in the garden and hiding unsightly features. Height: Up to 4m (12'). Spread: 1.5m (4.9').

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer
More info
    • 1 x 10 litre potted fargesia plant

    • Despatch:
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    • £29.99
    • Out of stock
    • 1 x 13cm potted fargesia plant

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £13.99
    • 2 x 10 litre potted fargesia plants

    • Despatch:
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    • £44.99
    • Out of stock
    • 2 x 13cm potted fargesia plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    •  
    • £20.99

Pennisetum macrourum 'Tail Feathers'

African Feather Grass

Robust green foliage is enhanced by tall erect pinky-beige spikelets in late summer to autumn, gracefully moving in the slightest of breezes. Height: 180cm (6ft). More info
    • 1 packet (20 pennisetum seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £0.99

Stipa tenuissima 'Angel Hair'

A very attractive Mexican grass for the border producing soft, wispy pony-tails. Quick to produce dense clumped plants. Height: 60-90cm (24-36in). More info
    • 1 packet (60 stipa seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £0.99

Cat Grass 'Tabby Cat'

Hordeum vulgare 'Variegata', Barley

Treat your cat to his own supply of fresh, clean grass all year round. Our Cat Grass is a variety of Barley, Hordeum vulgare 'Variegata', which provides vitamins and fibre in your cat's diet and keeps them from chewing on your prized houseplants. This quick growing perennial grass reaches 15cm (6") in just 6 weeks - perfect for the impatient feline! Grow it in small batches for a constant supply. If you have a few seed to spare, Hordeum also makes an attractive ornamental grass for the perennial border. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 40cm (16"). More info
    • 1 packet (100 seeds)

    • Despatch: by Monday
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    • £1.99