Outer space Landscape Architecture
Landscape Architects & Designers
A Modern Garden: Piedmont modern-
 

A Modern Garden: Piedmont

Jude Hellewell and Laura White
URL
http://www.outerspacela.com

This photo has one question

Margaret Tomaszewska wrote:
"messy-hair" grass planting - what's the name of it? Bad hair day? :-) - I just love the messy look of the hairy plant juxtaposed against the perfectly groomed horse-tail! Would love to know the name of it and if it will tolerate PART SHADE. Are those tufts under the tree Mondo grass?
     Comment   July 26, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
Margaret Tomaszewska
do you have to dead-head the 'messy' grass in winter?
April 3, 2014 at 3:52pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Outer space Landscape Architecture
it is carex albula - frosty curls sedge, stays evergreen in mild climates, but we have unfortunately found it to be short lived.
April 13, 2014 at 6:09pm   
Sign Up to comment

What Houzzers are commenting on:

mkotagiri added this to Backyard Landscape
April 20, 2014
grass
franceslai added this to garden
August 1, 2013
entry
Margaret Tomaszewska added this to Landscape Ideas
July 26, 2013
LOVE all of the plants, esp the 'messy-hair; grass planting juxtaposed against orderly horsetail. see other work by this designer.
Color Landscapes by Michael Dickey, Inc. added this to Palsha Materials Ideabook
July 17, 2013
Nice contemporary massed plantings
bdoyle76 added this to Landscape
July 11, 2013
mexican feather grass & horsetail reed. -need drought tolerant variety.
hollymblock added this to Landscape Ideas
January 27, 2013
Organized linear shapes to the planting areas....use of plants with varying heights....
christine56 added this to christine56's ideas
December 2, 2012
Meadow/contemporary landscape
andreevans added this to andreevans's Ideas
June 27, 2012
Great idea??
shadoh added this to garden
May 9, 2012
contrast of foliage and colour
daanania added this to Entry ideas
April 19, 2012
love the curly grass
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™