Ornamental Grasses and Bamboos for UK Gardens

Grasses add extra interest, elegance and informality to any planting scheme and are invaluable for flower arrangers. Different varieties of Grasses can be found to suit all soil types and climates. There are evergreens, semi evergreens, perennials and several annual Grasses to choose from. Most Grasses tolerate air pollution well so they are ideal for urban gardens.

Ornamental Grasses, Rushes, Sedges, Bamboos and other tall leafy plants for use in domestic UK Gardens:

Ornamental Grasses and Rushes

Pampas Grass

Cortaderia selloana
Pampas Grass

Variegated Japanese Rush

Acorus Gramineus Ogon
Japanese Rush

Pony Tail Grass

Stipa teniussima
Pony Tail Grass

Miscanthus sinensis

Miscanthus sinensis
 

Stipa gigantea

Stipa gigantea
Golden Oats