Grasses

Grasses for coastal gardens add great texture and interest to you outdoor living area. Grasses grow well in sunny borders or in patio containers. Furthermore they will endure strong winds and harsh coastal weather. With small leaves grasses do not need lots of water and grow well in dry conditions. Add colour and texture to you garden with perennial grasses like imperata. Grasses for coastal gardens will die back in the winter. Grasses make new growth in the spring and summer. Additionally grasses make lovely focal points in borders and containers. Why not plant grasses in groups. Planted groups of grasses look more natural.

For instance buy grasses in 3’s or 5;s for a natural effect. Most importantly plant in groups no straight lines

Grasses grow best in good compost. Melcourt compost is ideal for grasses and isorganic and renewable. We stock melcourt compost and offer free delivery. Get compost and terracotta pots with your order. For instance Potted grasses will make your patio and outdoor living area more atmospheric this summer. Similarly they will sound good in thew wind.

Above all grasses need very little maintenance and will grow with ease. Water container grown grasses twice a week in the summer. Moreover Feed grasses with liquid plant food every month. Our selection of locally grown grasses have been selected as they all grow particularly well on the south coast. Festuca stipa and carex varieties all grow well around chichester harbour and the solent. Free delivery on grasses to Hayling Island, Havant, Langstone, Emsworth and Bosham. Next day delivery on orders after 11am

 

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    Switch Grass (Panicum Blue Darkness)

    Switch Grass is a deciduous grass with long blue-green and black leaves, turning yellow in autumn. Height 1m. Heads of wispy red-brown flowers are produced in autumn. Grows in most soils in sun or par

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  • Sale! Festuca glauca Blue

    Festuca Glauca Blue

    Festuca Glauca Blue is a striking ornamental grass with unusual, silver-blue narrow leaves. Great for pots, borders or gravel areas.

    Container size- 2L pot

    Plant size- 40cm

    If containerising

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  • Festuca Glauca Intense Blue

    Festuca Glauca Intense Blue is a striking ornamental grass with unusual, silver-blue narrow leaves. Great for pots, borders or gravel areas.

    Container size- 2L pot

    Plant size- 30cm

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  • Carex Morrowii Ice Dance

    Carex Morrowii Ice Dance

    Carex Morrowii Ice Dance is quietly attractive and very tough. This sedge offers green leaves edged with narrow creamy white margins that make gradually spreading mounds seemingly even in the toughest

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  • Stipa Tenuissima Pony Tails

    Stipa Tenuissima Pony Tails

    Stipa Tenuissima Pony Tails, also known as Mexican feather grass. Wonderful wafty, swaying plumes of silver green flowers. Soft and very tactile making a lovely decorative addition to your garden. Sui

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