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Randy Thueme Design Inc. - Landscape Architecture
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Palo Alto
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What is the name of the grasses you used?
I like the bunch grass with clean design
Not only does ornamental grass give you a break from mowing, but it also offers more texture and visual interest than a manicured lawn ever will.
beautiful statue is arching back into the wind, just as the surround trees and grasses do when a gust of wind blows by. The tall, skinny nature of the statue
beyond.Tell us: Do you have a beautiful old oak tree or field of meadow grasses that could inspire a new backyard design? Perhaps you are inspired by the
“Low plants” — Lynn Watson Merizalde-Orobio
CYAN Horticulture
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lawn plus ornamental grasses, very striking
be sure to incorporate ornamental grasses
Use mondo grass or groundcover in some areas of lawn.
Use more ornamental grasses - good in winter
ornamental grasses, red fountain grass, zoysa, lavender,
Use more ornamental grasses. I think ahead to winter, and for a winter garden to be more interesting, it needs more grasses. Of course, grasses in summer
the top landscape blunders is not using enough grasses, or cloistering them in their own little area. Grasses shade soil, provide a habitat and outcompete
Restricted to one or multiple types of similar heights, favorite grasses may be evenly applied to any sizable area. It is precisely as a bountiful lawn
Two heights of grasses - serve as
“Meadows, with their tussled, just-got-out-of-bed appearance, are ideal for creating a rustic feeling” — riet4me
AHBL
Bluestone sculpture
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of ornamental grasses moving in the breeze.
Grasses make a nice effect when blowing in the breeze
of ornamental grass en masse. On a breezy day, the results will be mesmerizing.
single variety of ornamental grass en masse. On a breezy day, the results will be mesmerizing.
landscaping: Ornamental grasses such as switchgrass
Ornamental grasses such as switchgrass (Panicum spp and cvs, USDA zones 5 to 9; find your zone) and fountain grass (Pennisetum
massed grasses shows terrific results. In the foreground lie switchgrass (Panicum sp) and fountain grass (Pennisetum sp).
an abundance of sun and space, consider planting a single variety of ornamental grass en masse. On a breezy day, the results will be mesmerizing.See how
“space space may give a feeling of protection and privacy all the trees and shrubs provide privacy” — devlinlmc
Loudon County, VA Custom Pool Design
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Johnsen Landscapes & Pools
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Johnsen Landscapes & Pools
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What are the tall grasses with the brownish red at tips?
What is the name of the taller grasses that have the brownish red tips? Thanks
Can you please tell me the name of the varigated grass and is it zone 5b hardy.
those are their 'flowers' in fall - Miscanthis sinensis gracillimus - Maiden Grass
against the softer, more free-form appearance of ornamental grasses.Try some larger grasses, like this maiden grass (Miscanthus sinensis, zones 5 to 9) or switchgrass
masses of ornamental grasses on the hillside — they have a kinetic vibe that's dynamic, even if the breezes are still. Second, the ornamentation is sublime
turf and relates nicely (at about half the height) to the border of ornamental grasses behind it. As for scale, there's something quite elegant about the
“Red tips: Miscanthis sinensis gracillimus - Maiden Grass” — nmcontractor
Randy Thueme Design Inc. - Landscape Architecture
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Lafayette
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Even if you don't like ornamental grasses, how could you not run your fingers along the edges of this Japanese silver grass as you walk down this path
especially when it traverses a forest or a mass planting of ornamental grasses, such as this maiden grass (Miscanthus sp, USDA zones 5 to 9).
Ornamental grasses are a somewhat acquired taste, and not everyone is a fan. However
Movement. The repetition of a single plant species, like these grasses, is best appreciated on a windy day. It can appear as if the individual plants have
Hi, what type of grass is that?...Some kind of miscanthus grass in bloom....grass for side yard? Tall grass?
“Grass pathway” — craigandilse
Wagner Hodgson
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Pool & Pool House
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trees were edited to open up selected views to the south. Rows of ornamental grasses provide architectural delineation of outdoor space. Understated stone
Calamagrostis acutiflora ' Karl Foerster' / Feather Reed Grass. Best of all grasses due to the fact that it
Karl foerster feather reed grass for natural fence barrier
use of tall grasses, and other modern landscaping to create natural borders.
Groupings of tall ornamental grasses can be a softer way shield your space. Look for grasses that retain their vertical shape, such as the Karl Foerster
Foerster Feather Reed Grass planted around this pool. This species can grow up to 6 feet tall.When planting ornamental grasses, be sure to choose noninvasive
What is the name (s) of the grasses?
“grown in average, medium to wet soil in full sun. Does well in heavy clay soils, unlike many of the” — netphish
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
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Winery Residents
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The grass is an ornamental grass called Sesleria. I am not certain of the species, but check out Sesleria autumnalis (Autumn Moor Grass). For the
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Provence lavender and Karl Forester grass
Feather Reed Grass(Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster')Gardeners looking for a taller grass for their autumn gardens should take a look at feather
feather reed grass. Its longer, upright seed heads make a dramatic appearance in the fall garden, and it combines well with other grasses and flowering perennials
partial sunMature size: 6 feet tallPlanting tips: Plant in fall and cut grass down to 12 inches in late winter or early spring.
“All Grasses” — dschnair
Shirley Bovshow
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Pool Makeover by Shirley Bovshow of EdenMakersBlog.com
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Garden makeovers by Shirley Bovshow in Los Angeles. Glowing ornamental grasses and other low water plants enhance the natural style gardens surrounding
would like to know where to purchase pink feathery grasses used?
What type of ornamental grass is this? Will it grow in shade?
what are the pink flowering grasses called?
Species name and zone for the pink Pampas grass? Annual? Perennial?
corner? That is Salvia leucantha (Mexican sage). The pink ornamental grass is "Pink muhly" grass or Muhlenbergia capillaries
@Micromaverick- Not sure what your gardening zone is but muhly grass is evergreen in zones 6-9.
developing a mauve-pink spray of seed heads. This grass blends in beautifully with other ornamental grasses and flowering perennials. USDA zones: 5a to 10b Water
“love the flagstone patio around the pool” — denise1957
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