The American Meadow Garden—if you’re ready to trade your turfgrass lawn for a diverse carpet of color and texture, you need this book. Ornamental grasses expert John Greenlee recommends grasses plus flowering plants for your own personal meadow.
These articles will help you understand the invasive potential of ornamental grasses, safe bets and more. Read Article
Some of the prettiest ornamental grasses are native to the United States. Here are a few great native grasses. Read Article
If you’re looking for a grass that doesn’t get too big, these are your best bets. In tight spaces or containers, try these small ornamental grasses. Read Article
Here are the ornamental grass questions we receive most often, and their answers. Read Article
We love ‘Fubuki’ forest grass (Hakonechloa macra Fubuki) for its white and green stripes, which set it apart from other forest-grass cultivars. Read Article
Winter in the perennial garden with a focus on grasses, featuring Diane Mumm of Picket Fence Greenhouse and Gardens. Read Article
You can put sedges to work in a variety of landscape settings, from containers to low-maintenance groundcover plantings. Some can even be used as a no-mow substitute for turf. Read Article