Rideau Woodland Ramble - 2017 Stock List

 

Item Description

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ORNAMENTAL GRASSES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Calamagrostis brachytricha
This grass forms an upright and fairly narrow clump of feathery plumes, beginning in early fall. Flower heads start out silvery-pink, fading to more of a creamy-white tone and remaining attractive for most of the winter.

Clumping

90cm

45cm

4

$16.00 1 Gallon (P17)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

New

Calamagrostis 'Karl Foerster'
Karl Foerster Reed Grass. Dark green foliage, pinkish spring flowers maturing to gold.

Clumping Upright

1.2m

1m

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (MP17)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

$47.00 5 Gallon (M17)

 

Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'
A bright groundcover for a shady spot, Ice Dance has long shiny leaves trimmed in bright white. It spreads slowly to fill in and make a tidy cover that discourages weeds. Deer and disease resistant.

Clumping

25cm

25cm

4

$17.99 1 Gallon (MR17)

 

Carex morrowii 'Ice Ballet'
Upright, arching, wide cream edges. Grass-like plants that prefer moist soils.

Clumping

40cm

30cm

4

$17.99 1 Gallon (M17)

 

Carex o. 'Ice Cream'
Rich green and creamy-white mounds of thin sedge foliage. The narrow foliage arches into attractive evergreen hummocks and can be used in a the border, near a water feature.

Mounding

20cm

30cm

4

$17.99 2 Gallon (R17)

New

Chasmanthium latifolium
Bamboo-like foliage and showy, drooping large oats-shaped seed heads. Performs best in part shade.

Clumping

75cm

45cm

3

$24.99 2 Gallon (M17)

 

Deschampsia c. 'Goldtau'
Deep, dark-green foliage, late blooming period, clump-forming habit and airy, golden-yellow flowers that emerge in June and last through to September. Attractive seed heads persist through winter. An eye catching cool season, semi-evergreen ornamental grass perfectly suited for part sun to shade.

Mounding

60cm

75cm

4

$26.00 2 Gallon (M17)

New

Fargesia 'Green Panda'
Hardy, clumping, evergreen bamboo. Attractive, rusty-red sheaths. Upright, vase-shaped form. Non-invasive with a compact, tidy habit. Fast-growing

Upright/Clumping

2m

1.25m

5

$69.99 5 Gallon (M17)

New

Hakonechloa macra
Hakone grass has gracefully arching bright green leaves that form dense, cascading mounds. Excellent when planted on-mass especially along a path or walkway. Best grown in humus, consistently moist, well-drained soils in part shade.

Clumping Mounding

45cm

45cm

4

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

New

Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold'
The foliage is completely golden. Cascading foliage resembles falling water. Marvelous beside a pond. Try combining it with darker foliage plants like a Heuchera.

Spreading

30cm

 

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (M17)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

 

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'
Foliage is stunning variegated yellow, white and green, turning intense pinkish-red in fall. Grows best in partial to full shade.

Clumping Mounding

30cm

30cm

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (MP17)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

 

Imperata cylindrica 'Red Baron'
Foliage bright red in early summer and remains until autumn.

 

45cm

 

4

$18.99 1 Gallon (M17)

 

Miscanthus floridulus 'Giganteus'
A very tall upright grower with dark green blades. One of the last miscanthus to bloom mid to late Fall. Flowers are white and 50cm long.

Upright, Clumping

2m

 

4

$17.99 1 Gallon (R17)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

$43.00 5 Gallon (R17)

 

Miscanthus oligostachyus ‘Purpurascens'
Foliage green to red in the Fall. Cotton like plumes.

Clumping Upright Arching

1.2m

1m

4

$21.99 1 Gallon (M17)

$28.00 2 Gallon (MR17)

$47.00 5 Gallon (M17)

 

Miscanthus purpurascens 'Autumn Red'
Clumping forming with wider leaves, average gray-green summer foliage turns brilliant red-orange in the fall, narrow silvery plumes mid-summer.

Upright/Clumping

120cm

 

4

$18.99 4 Gallon (R17)

 

Miscanthus s. 'Little Kitten'
Narrow leaves are soft and slightly pendulous producing a lush foliage clump, turning gold in fall. Blonde flower spikes just inches above the plant remain through the winter.

Clumping

1m

45cm

5

$22.00 1 Gallon (M17)

New

Miscanthus s. 'Oktoberfest'
Wide, deep green leaves with a white midrib form a narrowly upright tower about 1.8m tall before blooming. In late summer or early fall, the foliage develops deep purple and red highlights which complement the showy flowers that emerge a rich shade of shimmering burgundy and copper, then mature into fluffy, creamy tan seed heads.

Upright/Clumping

1.8m

1.2m

5

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

New

Miscanthus sinensis ‘Sarabande’
Sarabande Japanese Silver Grass. Foliage is fine, silvery. Blooms are unique, spidery plumes.

Clumping Upright Arching

1.75m

1.2m

5

$17.99 1 Gallon (WB17)

$24.99 2 Gallon (RWB17)

$43.00 5 Gallon (WB17)

 

Miscanthus sinensis 'Bluttenwonder'
Very showy blue-gray foliage, very prolific bloomer.

Clumping

180cm

 

4

$17.99 3 Gallon (R17)

New

Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus'
Foliage is fine, narrow, silvery green; blooms are tall copper plumes above foliage.

Clumping /Upright Arching Graceful

1.75m

1.2m

5

$21.00 1 Gallon (M17)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

$47.00 5 Gallon (M17)

 

Miscanthus sinensis 'Huron Sunrise'
Green leaves with silver mid-ribs form beautiful clumps, the most outstanding feature of this new cultivar is its flowers. In late summer, a profusion of full, burgundy plumes sweep the sky.

Upright/Clumping

1.5m

1m

4

$22.00 1 Gallon (M17)

$24.99 2 Gallon (M17)

$47.00 5 Gallon (M17)

New

Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Zebra'
Graceful, arching blades with eye-catching ivory to yellow highlights. Attractive dwarf habit. Tall, upright flower stems topped with feathery, silver-white, summer plumes that soften and curl as they dry. A bold, striking selection perfect for borders, containers, and naturalized areas or edges of water gardens.

Clumping Upright

1m

1m

5

$22.00 1 Gallon (M17)

New

Miscanthus sinensis 'Malepartus'
Strong grower with great fall colour. Pink-purple plumes turn silver in the fall. Very hardy.

Clumping /Upright Arching Graceful

180cm

 

4

$16.99 3 Gallon (R17)

 

Miscanthus sinensis 'Silberfeder'
Silver Feather Maiden Grass. Foliage is dark green with silver centre stripes. Blooms are silver plumes that rise above the foliage.

Clumping/ Upright Arching

1.8m

1.5m

4

$18.99 1 Gallon (WB17)

$24.99 2 Gallon (RWB17)

$43.00 5 Gallon (R17)

 

Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus'
Horizontal bands of green and yellow. Feathery beige plumes.

Upright, Clumping

1.5m

 

4

$22.00 1 Gallon (M17)

$24.99 2 Gallon (M17)

$43.00 5 Gallon (R17)

 

Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'
Variegated Japanese Silver Grass. Foliage is green and white striped.

Clumping/ Upright /Arching

1.5m

1.2m

4

$18.99 1 Gallon (WB17)

$24.99 2 Gallon (WB17)

$43.00 5 Gallon (WB17)

 

Molinia a. 'Sky Racer'
This selection forms a medium-sized clump of cascading green leaves, bearing very tall, arching stems of airy yellow flowers, almost like a fountain in effect. Flower stems are in nearly constant motion from even the slightest breeze. Spectacular bronzy-gold fall colour.

Clumping

180cm

75cm

3

$17.99 1 Gallon (WB17)

$15.99 3 Gallon (R17)

New

Molinia caerulea 'Variegata'
Variegated Moor Grass. Foliage is green and white striped.

Clumping Upright Arching

45cm

60cm

4

$17.99 1 Gallon (MR17)

New

Ophiopogon planiscapus 'Nigrescens'
Noted for its purplish-black leaves, bell-shaped pink flowers and globular bluish-black berries. Unusual foliage gives rise to additional common names of black mondo grass and black lilyturf for this cultivar.

Mounded

47cm

47cm

6

$15.50 per plant (I17)

New

Panicum 'Apache Rose'
A sturdy, durable ornamental grass that withstands adverse weather conditions. Grey-green leaves form a strictly upright, dense clump. Rose-coloured flower panicles and leaf tips in fall.

Upright/Clumping

1.2m

75cm

4

$29.99 2 Gallon (M17)

New

Panicum 'Hot Rod'
This cultivar goes from blue to red faster and earlier than any other, the upright foliage starts out blue-green and then turns to deep maroon earlier in the season than most Switch Grasses, the maroon colour intensifies as the season progresses.

Upright/Clumping

1m

90cm

3

$16.00 1 Gallon (P17)

New

Panicum virgatum 'North Winds'
This selection forms a tall, narrow mound of olive-green leaves, bearing airy heads of tiny green flowers in late summer. Fall colour is golden, fading to tan. Usually attractive in the garden all winter long.

Clumping/Narrow Upright

1.5m

1m

4

$16.00 1 Gallon (P17)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

New

Pennisetum a. 'Burgundy Bunny'
A miniature version forming an upright clump of narrow, green leaves bearing small, tufted, cream flower plumes in late summer. The leaves show red colour in summer but by fall are completely red, lasting until frost.

Clumping Mounding

30cm

30cm

4

$24.99 1 Gallon (M17)

New

Pennisetum a. 'Little Bunny'
Forms a low tufted mound of green leaves, bearing creamy-beige bottlebrush spikes of flowers that turn to buff or tan as they dry. Most effective as an edging or rock garden plant.

Clumping Mounding

25cm

30cm

4

$21.00 1 Gallon (M17)

New

Pennisetum a. 'Red Head'
This selection forms a large mound of arching green leaves. Soft smoky-pink coloured bottlebrush flower spikes appear in mid to late summer, turning to buff as they dry.

Clumping

90cm

60cm

4

$28.00 2 Gallon (M17)

$47.00 5 Gallon (M17)

New

Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum'
Thin purple-red leaves, red fox-tail plumes. Annual in this climate.

Upright

90cm

45cm

9

$14.99 1 Gallon (WB17)

 

Schizachyrium s. 'Twilight Zone'
Possesses a nearly iridescent silvery mauve purple cast all over the whole plant beginning in midsummer. It retains these eerily beautiful tones through fall when brighter purple highlights appear on the flower stems. The attractive foliage forms a strictly upright, narrowly columnar clump that is about half as wide as it is tall.

Upright/Clumping

1.2m

60cm

3

$22.00 1 Gallon (M17)

New

Schizachyrium 'Smoke Signal'
Sturdy, tight, upright stems in blue-green and offers amazing fall colour when it turns a deep, red-purple. Small tan seed heads appear in late summer and late through to fall. Tolerates dryness, heat and humidity. Warm season. Provides excellent winter interest.

Upright/Clumping

90cm

45cm

3

$22.00 1 Gallon (M17)

New

Sporobolus heterolepsis
The leaves form gently rounded hummocks of silver green in the spring and summer with delicate sprays of seed above. The golden colour of the leaves in fall can persist through much of the winter.

Mounding

60cm

45cm

3

$15.99 2 Gallon (R17)

 



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