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grass, sedum, perovskia, veronica, lots of late summer blooming perennials.

Muhly Grass. It grows to about 3 feet high and wide. Pink Muhly makes a great border or edge plant. It combines well with pink-flowering Echinacea, Sedum ‘Autumn Joy,’ and other ornamental grasses.

It grows to about 3 feet high and wide. Pink muhly makes a great border or edge plant. It combines well with pink-flowering Echinacea, Sedum ‘Autumn Joy,’ and other ornamental grasses.

A simple, plant palette of Sedum, Salvias, Origanum, Erigeron and Stipa gigantea and provides year round structure, texture and colour. Photos courtesy of Sarah Price and Rachel Warne.

Soft prarie planting: Sedum, Salvias, Origanum, Erigeron and Stipa gigantea and provides year round structure, texture and colour. Photos courtesy of Sarah Price and Rachel Warne.

Vintage Világ: A romantikus kert virágai

Monarda 'Gardenview Scarlet' and Achillea millefolium with an ornamental grass and Echinops ritro.

Autumn Joy Sedum // I've never seen it in mass like this, might have to try, the bees would love it,

sedum is soft at the edge Soft modern. South African landscape designer Franchesca Watson combines clean outdoor living spaces with a sensual, minimal planting scheme. Feature: Desire to Inspire.

Perfect Partners for Ornamental Grasses. 'Hameln' , a dwarf fountaingrass, crowns a bed of white petunias and 'Purple Dome' aster. The bright white draws your eye to the base of the garden bed in contrast to the grass' crown of tan spikelets. The rust of sedum peeks through from behind the grass.

Perfect Partners for Ornamental Grasses

Hameln' , a dwarf fountaingrass, crowns a bed of white petunias and 'Purple Dome' aster. The bright white draws your eye to the base of the garden bed in contrast to the grass' crown of tan spikelets. The rust of sedum peeks through from behind the grass.

TX plants Shorter grass plant, very tough.  Nassella Stipa tenuissima_mexican_feathergrass_native_plants_of_texas_landscape_designer_austin

this and rosemary are the only plants thriving during our long drought in SoCal. Mexican Thread Grass (Stipa tenuissima) is a soft, billowy grass with fast growth and low water needs, making it ideal in the xeriscaped garden.

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Golden Japanese Forest Grass - I really cannot get over Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola', zones 5 to My favorite is the variegated variety. I planted mine under a Japanese maple, and the contrast was genius and it has so much movement.

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