I have heard that there’s an RHS trial of Stipa gigantea in the pipeline, there have been a number of new introductions like ‘Goldilocks’ and ‘Pixie’, I wonder if this will come up? Bekijk meer ideeën over Siergrassen, Tuin grassen, Tuin ideeën. Unfortunately it is not hardy in my garden, so it is one I loved and lost. Stipa tenuifolia Mexican Feather Grass. Try an advanced search, RHS Registered Charity no. Good tip, thanks Kate. Even so, I’d hesitate to risk one of these tightly bunched mature specimens. the RHS today and get 12 months for the price of 9, Other common names If so, would you have any idea what the cause might be? NEWSLETTER SIGN UP. Lovely photographs too. Maybe good for a container too. Wordless Wednesday : Curiouser and Curiouser …. Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance Då får den samspela och åstadkomma rörelse med sina fjäderlätta ax. The veteran group above planted around the acer are due for retirement next year – April 2016 was their last haircut. Brian Skeys also grows grasses, among them beautiful Chionochloa rubra. Our work is driven by our simple love of plants and the belief that gardeners make the world a … Out of stock. I also site them where either the mower or passing cars will check their spread. I hope yours does really well for you and encourages you to try other grasses. Stipa gigantea 'Pixie' Stipa gigantea 'Variegata' Stipa grandis Stipa ichu Stipa joannis Stipa krylovii Stipa lessingiana Stipa mollis Stipa neomexicana Stipa offneri Stipa papposa Stipa patens Stipa pekinense Stipa pennata Stipa pulcherrima Stipa pulcherrima 'Windfeder' Stipa ramosissima Stipa robusta Stipa spartea Typha latifolia 'Variegata' Variegated Cattail. Esposizione : sole. Complete list of ornamental grasses available at Digging Dog Mail-Order Nursery, a quality nursery specializing in perennials, shrubs, grasses, trees, and vines. Stipa viridula. Chilly weather enhances the foxy-red tints in its foliage. Much earlier in the year, planted a metre apart on centre allows room for clumps of Iris sibirica ‘Tropic Nights’ to be squeezed in between them, both flower early in May so any tidying of the stipa has to be done sooner rather than later in the spring. I did write a post on Himalyan Fairy Grass as it’s also known – the star plant is in my neighbour’s garden. Since 2012 the original three at the front of the border did so well that I added a further five in 2013. Since finding them a sunny, sheltered, and spacious spot in well-drained soil they’ve thrived on very little attention from me. If you select any attributes with or without a plant name, you will see a much narrower selection of results taken only from the old RHS Plant Selector database. RHS members can get exclusive individual advice from the RHS Gardening Advice team. Altezza cm : 240. I have cut scruffy 3-5 year olds down to ground level, rarely do I enjoy the success you describe in your garden. All of which suggests that sourcing good-sized plants from a specialist nursery is a sound investment. It’s for joy.”, Learning to love The Pink and Orange Patio, NGS open garden day : Sunday 21st June, 2-5.30pm, Calamagrostis : a great grass for all seasons, Miscanthus sinensis : “queen of the grasses”. Jun 9, 2020 - Explore Penny's Pixie Planters's board "Front yard plants", followed by 219 people on Pinterest. Miscanthus nepalensis is a favourite of mine, I grow a few. Based on my experience, anemanthele does well for at least five years, more perhaps depending on the conditions in which it’s grown. Symphyotrichum laeve 'Arcturus' 5.00. Posted by kate@barnhouse in Ornamental grasses, Anemanthele lessoniana, Chionochloa 'Rubra', grooming evergreen grasses, stipa gigantea. Perennials. If I can find the name of it I’ll get back to you. yep, just found their photo stream on flickr…looking fab, pity I didn’t know about it when I lived there or maybe it’s a fairly new garden. See ornamental grasses cultivation, Propagation Hebe of struikveronica: een bloeiende plant tegen Allerheiligen. I’m so glad that it is doing well in the garden here, we now have two, but who knows, maybe I’ll have to add another! alba, Wordless Wednesday : Clematis ‘Etoile Violette’, NGS Open Day June 2017 and Plans for 2018, Wordless Wednesday : A Bit of Light Relief, Wordless Wednesday : Fascinating Fasciation, ‘Lamprothyrsus hieronymi!’ A Grassy Magic Spell for NGS Day, Wordless Wednesday : Clematis ‘Pangbourne Pink’, Wordless Wednesday : Paeonia x lemoinei ‘Souvenir de Maxime Cornu’, Wordless Wednesday : Raindrops on a Favourite Rose, Wordless Wednesday : A Tiny Teatime Treat, Wordless Wednesday : Iris sibirica ‘Tropic Night’, Wordless Wednesday : Magnolia x soulangeana ‘Rustica Rubra’. All of mine started to look less lush from mid Feb, just the bad weather I think. It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Fifty of them are planted a metre apart formimg a low hedge beside the drive which then curves back in a loop around the Acer griseum. As an experiment, I went against all the recommendations I’d read and cut a couple right down to the ground, and to my surprise they are the ones that are looking the best now: all lush, fresh growth, in contrast to the still convalescent look of all the other clumps. golden oats 'Pixie', Family 5.00. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Stipa tenuissima. Sanbaz . Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Helleborus argutifolius. A peaceful spot : sitting, staring and drinking tea. We're a UK charity established to share the best in gardening. Planted in three waves, they don’t need replacing all in one go. Typha latifolia Broadleaf Cattail. Re anemanthele : even within the UK certain grasses perform differently so require different maintenance, especially at the juvenile stages – I got away with a lot more growing them in London than I do here on the (winter-wet) Welsh borders. Stipa gigantea 'Little Giant' and Stipa gigantea 'Pixie'. I have four mature Stipa gigantea, all of which I started from seed four or five years ago. Stipa gigantea Pixie Stipa pennata Stipa gigantea Pixie Strobilanthes penstemenoides Stylophorum bed 1 Sycopsis sinensis Symphytum Langthorn's Pink Syringa sp 38 Y.Pk Syringa sp Y. Pk 36 Tagetes lemonii Tecoma capensis Teucrium flavum Teucrium lucidrys Thalictrum Hewitt's Double Thelypteris decursiva-pinnata Thatchy strands blend in, as do spent flowering stems. Change ). Read more; Hemerocallis Dragons Eye-1L £ 4.99. Bowles and The Riddle of the Pheasant’s Tail Grass, Hakonechloa macra : Japanese Forest Grass. I think it would work well on tough leaved carex too, I have some pot grown green leaved Frosted Curls that are looking very sorry for themselves right now. Deschampsia cespitosa Scotland ('Schottland') ... Stipa gigantea Golden Oats. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually. I was whooping in agreement when I read his authoritative cultivation notes : anemanthele should never be cut right back to ground level. Pixie Spanish oats (Stipa gigantea ‘Pixie’) has dense tufts of dark-green leaves with long-stemmed golden heads like giant oats. I have also grown Hakonechloa macra “Aureola” successfully before so wouldn’t mind giving it a go again when we get all our building completed. Now a question. Good luck with yours. Wordless Wednesday : Soaking up the spring sunshine, Chionochloa : A Case of Mistaken Identity, Wordless Wednesday : Welcome signs of Spring, Pennisetum alopecuroides : a late winter friend, Eragrostis curvula : African weeping love grass, Tall purple moor-grass : Molinia caerulea subsp. Meanwhile, I shall enjoy the small group of zero maintainance grasses planted in the sun trap of the yard. “A garden isn’t meant to be useful. Plants form a clump of grey-green foliage at the base, bearing very tall, arching stems of tan flower spikes through the summer months, lasting well into winter. Of my seven recently moved Anemanthele interestingly it is the older ones that I cut back that are settling in the best. Symphyotrichum cordifolium 'Blue Heaven' 5.00. By the way have you ever grown my favourite Miscanthus nepalensis? Deschampsia cespitosa ‘Pixie Fountain ... Stipa gigantea. Mon – Fri | 9am – 5pm, Join the RHS today and support our charity. Deschampsia ‘Pixie Fountain’ Dianthus carthusianorum: Foeniculum vulgare ‘Purpureum’ Geranium ‘Tiny Monster’ Geum coccineum ‘Koi’ Hemerocallis dumortieri: Osmanthus xburkwoodii: Salvia ‘Miss Elly’ Stipa gigantea ‘Gold Fontaene’ Thalictrum‘Elin’ Feature shrub: … Once the centre of the plant looks this thatchy it’s time to replace them with seedlings coming into their third year. Grow in medium to light, moderately fertile soil in full sun. Siergrassen Acorus calamus Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’ Acorus gramineus ‘Variegatus’ Alopecurus pra. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Pennisetum macrourum : perfect picked, dried or simply left on the plant …. If you’ve space between plants, Iris sibirica work nicely as a long term, early flowering combination – both are usually on sale on the same time of year. It makes me want to be more adventurous with them. I once grew Stipa gigantea but it died in the first winter – I suspect it was too damp where I planted it. Mesi di fioritura : giugno, luglio, agosto. I love the pink haze of the pheasant tail seed heads. This grass doesn’t flower fully until its third year, after which a steady supply of seedlings are available to keep the structured planting going. Thanks so much for this inspiring and helpful post. Typha angustifolia Narrowleaf Cattail. We have combined these two powerful search tools into a single Find a Plant service searching over 250,000 plant records. Also suitable for containers. PildÄ«tas ziedu bulbas tÄ«ri baltā krāsā; kādai ziedlapai var sārtoties maliņas. Deschampsia caespitosa Pixie Fountain Festuca glauca Blue Fox Festuca glauca Elijah Blue Kohleria glauca Millium effusum Aureum Stipa arundinacea Stipa gigantea Stipa tenuissima. Stipa gigantea. Genus Stipa can be evergreen or deciduous, mostly perennial grasses with arching, folded or rolled, linear leaves and narrow panicles of often long-awned spikelets in summer and autumn Details 'Pixie' is a tufted, evergreen grass, producing a dense mound of tough, narrow leaves and open, branched panicles of golden, oat-like flowers to 1.2m in summer and autumn I reduced them by 30%. It is useful to know which ones to cut back and when. Shame about the stipa, shade and heavy soil does seem to put them off. Read more; Helictotrichon sempervirens 3L Nepeta Six … Stipa gigantea. In late spring I can see that only a few of them seem to stall at a certain point as you describe – probably in response to light/heat/seed production. Great tips – thank you. Join Propagate by division in late winter or early spring, Suggested planting locations and garden types Saxifraga 'Winifred Bevington' 5.00. ( Log Out /  The largest tussock – the one with very few ‘stalled’ culms – is growing in soil with more organic matter than the other three, so probably richer and less dry in summer. It took me a while to work out that young plants thrive best on relative neglect while older plants can be treated more ruthlessly. Unlike their deciduous cousins, which once established can be cut right down to the ground in late winter/early spring, evergreen grasses grow throughout the seasons so they won’t thank you for treating them in the same way. Don’t think they like it too dry either in summer. Sedum hybridum 'Czar's Gold' ... Stipa gigantea. Most interesting post Kate with lots of practical information – and some lovely photos of sun on your grasses. These plants will have a lot more details displayed including an image. This is very useful again, Kate. 2-5 years, Cultivation Strobilanthes attenuata. Search by plant name, key attributes or both to find plant details and a list of Deschampsia cespitosa ‘Pixie Fountain’-3L £ 8.99. Showa gloves are great for gently grooming grasses by hand, designed to be slightly tacky loose leaves stick to them. Sesleria autumnalis : A New Grass for the Little Meadow? In either extreme flowering seems to be restricted. 1-1.5 metres, Ultimate spread ( Log Out /  At a third of the size of the ones bought as larger plants from Pan Global Plants a year later, this is slow progress. Imagine hundreds drifting down a sunny slope …. 0.5-1 metres, Time to ultimate height Thanks for the mention Kate. 222879/SC038262, If you enter just a plant name, you will see results from the old RHS Plant Finder and Selector databases. 020 3176 5800 Pixie Fountain Tufted Hair Grass. Excellent for ordinary use in appropriate conditions. Thank you, Dan, I’m glad you like it. Typha latifolia. Prolonged cold and wet spring weather can also put off them off. Orientating them to catch the sun pays off, tall airy flowered grasses look amazing backlit, here by the mellow evening sun in high summer. Andrew - there is a smaller version of Stipa gigantea, it's called Stipa gigantea 'Pixie' grows to about 4 feet, available from Apple Court Nurseries, Hordle, near Lymington, Hants. Klehm, R. G., 1986. Wordless Wednesday : Coming in to land …. To my utter delight and amazement, the once miserable plants self-seed profusely now. Can reflower in autumn. Met een tikje geluk zie je, als oplettende voorbijganger, dit geliefde dier langs een boomstam omhoog rennen, of in een snel tempo voorbij spurten naar een volgende schuilplaats. It sounds as though you take a keen interest in grasses too. Now I need to get the succession going and replace the oldest each year. AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. I like the sound of ‘Goldilocks’, I wonder if it might do well in a large planter? The Garden House images are worth checking out for an idea of the full size at maturity 4’x3′ (especially if thinking about pot growing). See what Phil Sayers (MusakuiPins) has discovered on Pinterest, the world's biggest collection of ideas. Terreno: asciutto, con ottimo drenaggio invernale. Wordless Wednesday : A Little Bit of Cheer, Wordless Wednesday : Hydrangea paniculata ‘Pinky Winky’, Wordless Wednesday : Persicaria vacciniifolia, Wordless Wednesday : Vitis vinifera ‘Rondo’, Wordless Wednesday : An acer and its grassy friends, Wordless Wednesday : Something Nasty in the Woodshed, Wordless Wednesday : The Remains of the Day, Westonbirt Arboretum : Walkies in Silk Wood, Wordless Wednesday : Shadows and Sunlight, Wordless Wednesday : Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘Red Head’. Here are three of the several evergreens I grow, each is groomed in different ways according to the instructiions on their care labels. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. The Corsican hellebore (Helleborus argutifolius) features brilliant chartreuse flowers. Pflanzplan des "Gartens der Wachau" bei der NÖ Landesgartenschau 2008 - DIE GARTEN TULLN 'Pixie' is a tufted, evergreen grass, producing a dense mound of tough, narrow leaves and open, branched panicles of golden, oat-like flowers to 1.2m in summer and autumn, All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Our Botanical team are working hard to increase the number of plants with detailed information. Five years ago a 0.5 litre division struggled to establish, this is what it looks like today. Scabiosa ochroleuca 'Moon Dance' 5.00. Poaceae, Genus Stingrie ziedkāti labi notur pildÄ«tos ziedus. Until then they’re top-heavy and, although stipa doesn’t like to be overcrowded, they work well from a young age with early summer flowering bulbs like alliums. RHS Garden Hyde Hall Spring and Orchid Show, Free entry to RHS members at selected Chionochloa rubra next.. Good to hear the more mature ones have transplanted well, there’s been quite a bit of frost here over the last few weeks – just looking at magnolias in the garden today, lots of blooms have been burnt. A New Look for the National Garden Scheme! STIPA calamagrostis; STIPA Capillata (feather- Grass) STIPA extremiorientalis; STIPA gigantea ... STOKESIA laevis ‘Purple Pixie’ PP19833 COPF – Stokésie – Stoke’s Aster; STOKESIA laevis ‘Silver Moon’ – Stokésie – Stoke’s Aster; STYLOPHORUM diphyllum – Stylophore à deux feuilles – Celandine Poppy; Yes, I had considered natural variability, as well as soil & moisture (not exposure, because they are all in full sun). What an evocative description, Pauline your Stipas sound very happy in your garden. I shall definitely have to get a dog comb or two, especially after having just been recommended them for cleaning paintbrushes! Typha angustifolia. Recently I was given Crug Farm’s cultivar M.n.’Shikola’, this and Pan Global Plants one are meant to be hardier. C.rubra would look fabulous spilling down your slope! Helleborus argutifolius 'Pacific Frost' Helleborus foetidus. Just thought I’d share this. The garden is in w. Corke. It will be exciting to see how they vary. Evergreen in mild regions. Kristina Uher Janus Gardens Inc. I agree with your selection, unfortunately gigantea did not like our garden, too much shade, I think. All I know about grasses could be written on a single blade, so I found this fascinating. Virtually all of the features of the old searches are still available and in addition we have added several new features to create a more comprehensive and user friendly search experience. Stipa can be evergreen or deciduous, mostly perennial grasses with arching, folded or rolled, linear leaves and narrow panicles of often long-awned spikelets in summer and autumn, Details To curtail wayward seedlings I deadhead anemanthele, preferably on a damp day before the seed sets. Anemanthele is a likeable chameleon, in a dry sunny spot the orange tints are sharpest, in damp shade foliage is more olive-green. Numero esemplari /m² : 3. Part of my winter reading was Lawrie Metcalf’s The Cultivation of New Zealand Native Grasses. Colore fiore: giallo dorato. Stipa gigantea comes in a range of sizes, from the shortest ‘Pixie’ to the tallest ‘Gold Fontaene’, last year Neil Lucas introduced ‘Goldilocks’ which is of medium height. I have always grown and loved grasses but I have never seen them displayed en masse and looking as wonderful as in your garden. ( Log Out /  Anemanthele is a stunning subject for mass planting but as a short-lived New Zealand native the key is a steady supply of new plants. Beautiful images! They look fantastic, but except for one of the clumps – which also happens to be the largest – the others have a fairly large number of flowering culms that seem to die at different stages before they are fully grown, and the ‘aborted’ seed heads on those culms look dry instead of coppery, and the culms break easily and look like it’s already mid-winter. Ett stiligt gräs är Stipa gigantea, jättefjädergräs. I think a really good mature specimen of this grass shows how it is an over-achiever in that it produces masses of them, my best specimen (Pagel’s fabulous Klein Fontaene)looks like a perfect globe of inflorescences. I haven’t tried it, but I’m told mature clumps divide well. In a garden setting this   makes it easier to deal with unwanted seedlings. So far, seed hasn’t germinated. 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