Rideau Woodland Ramble - 2022 Stock List

 

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ORNAMENTAL GRASSES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andropogon G. 'Blackhawks'
Big Bluestem are perfect for providing height and colour to the garden, coming into prime a little earlier than other ornamental grasses. The foliage of 'Blackhawks' emerges deep green to dark purple in spring and deepens to near black by fall.

 

1.5m

60cm

4

$28.00 2 Gallon (M22)

New

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

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22

$28.00 2 Gallon (M22)

New

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

Clumping Upright

1.2m

1m

4

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (M22)

 

Carex amphibola
A highly adaptable sedge with an ornamental, fountain-shaped form. Flowering stems rise above the bright green foliage in late spring. Creek Sedge is a good ground cover choice for shaded sites.

Vase-Shaped

25cm

45cm

3

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

New

Carex pensylvanica
Forms a nice ground cover of soft clumps, making it suitable for use as a drought tolerant lawn in shady areas. It greens up early in the spring and grows very well in open woods and woodland margins.

Groundcover

25cm

30cm

3

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

New

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

Clumping

75cm

45cm

3

$19.99 1 Gallon (M22)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (M22)

 

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

$28.00 2 Gallon (M22)

New

Deschampsia Cespitosa
Clump forming perennial grass. The tufted foliage is narrow, fine textured and usually evergreen. Airy panicles of purplish green florets with hair like awns form in summer. They mature into a buff colour and remain until frost. This cool season grass thrives in shaded or partly sunny moist or wet sites.

 

90cm

60cm

2

$28.00 2 Gallon (M22)

New

Fargesia 'Green Panda'
Attractive rusty reddish sheaths and a non-invasive root system. A perfect specimen for smaller gardens and courtyards. Leaves do not curl in the sun as with some bamboos.

Upright clumping

3m

 

5

$98.00 5 Gallon (M22)

 

Festuca g. 'Beyond Blue'
Forms a dense tuft of bluer-than-blue leaves that remain blue all season. Spikes of tan flowers in early summer. Excellent for mass planting, edging, or in the rock garden. Clumps are easily divided in early spring, and this should be done every 2 to 3 years.

 

30cm

40cm

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (M22)

New

Hakonechloa macra
A very beautiful perennial grass forming a cascading mound of gracefully arching, bright, rich-green leaves that ripple in the slightest breeze.

 

60cm

60cm

4

$25.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$32.00 2 Gallon M22)

New

Hakonechloa macra 'Albo-Striata'
Forms a low mound of arching stems, with cascading layers of narrow leaves striped with green and creamy-white. The graceful effect is similar to a dwarf bamboo.

 

30cm

30cm

4

$25.00 1 Gallon (M22)

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

$25.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$32.00 2 Gallon (M22)

 

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

$25.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$32.00 2 Gallon (M22

 

Helictotrichon sempervirens
Blue Oat grass looks like a miniature water fountain, with its densely packed leaves gently spraying upward and arching back downward at the tips. This species displays spiky, blue-gray foliage that will draw your attention all season long.

Mounded

60cm

60cm

3

$19.99 1 Gallon (M22)

New

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

 

45cm

 

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (M22)

$24.99 2 Gallon M22)

 

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

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (M22)

 

Miscanthus giganteus 'Alligator'

 

 

 

 

$27.00 2 Gallon (B22)

$47.00 5 Gallon (B22)

New

Miscanthus o. purpurascens
Flame Grass features bold plumes of coral-pink flowers rising above the foliage in late summer. The silver seed heads are carried on showy plumes displayed in abundance from early fall to late winter. Its grassy leaves are green in colour. As an added bonus, the foliage turns a gorgeous coppery-bronze in the fall.

Clumping

1.5m

1.2m

3

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

 

Miscanthus s. Bandwidth
This variety has broad, bright gold bands running along the length of rich, green leaf blades. Useful as a specimen, in the border, or for mass planting.

Clumping

90cm

90cm

4

$23.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.99 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (M22)

New

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. Great single specimen.

Mounded

90cm

90cm

5

$29.99 2 Gallon (M22)

New

Miscanthus s. 'Little Zebra'
Ease of maintenance and reliable bloom makes this one of the most popular ornamental grasses on the market. Though it looks like 'Zebrinus' with its distinctive gold banding, this variety is shorter, more upright, and keeps its color all season. 'Little Zebra' flowers reliably every year in late summer, even when the weather is unusually cool. The lovely reddish purple plumes are held about 30cm above the foliage, changing to a creamy tan colour in winter.

 

1.2m

90cm

5

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (M22)

New

Miscanthus s. 'Oktoberfest'
This variety has wide green foliage with white midribs; an upright cascading habit that is quite symmetrical; copper plumes rise above in fall over purplish-red foliage and produce creamy-tan seed heads; great winter interest.

Clumping

2.1m

1.2m

4

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

New

Miscanthus s. 'Silberfeder'
This variety has large silvery-white flowers over an arching mound of dark green leaves. The foliage dries and turns a light tan shade for the winter. Useful as a specimen, in the border, or for mass planting.

Clumping

1.5m

1m

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (P22)

New

Miscanthus s. 'Variegatus'
A gracefully arching ornamental grass, with gorgeous dark green blades highlighted by creamy white stripes. Shimmery, silver-white plumes dance atop the foliage mound in the fall. A great choice for textural contrast in perennial or shrub beds.

Clumping

1.8m

90cm

4

$18.99 1 Gallon (PWB22)

$27.00 2 Gallon (BWB22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (WB22)

New

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

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (WB22)

New

Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'
Forms a graceful, upright mound of narrow green foliage, each leaf neatly edged in creamy-white. Clumps have a sturdy, compact habit, well suited to the smaller garden. Coppery-pink plumes appear in late fall.

Upright Clumping

1.2m

90cm

4

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (M22)

New

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

Upright, Clumping

1.5m

 

4

$21.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (WB22)

 

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

Clumping Upright Arching

45cm

60cm

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (M22)

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

$16.99 per plant (I22)

 

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

$19.99 1 Gallon (R22)

New

Panicum v. Prairie Winds '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.

 

1.2m

75cm

4

$27.00 20cm pot (M22)

New

Panicum v. Prairie Winds 'Cheyenne'
Forms a dense, upright clump of blue-green leaves that turn wine red in early summer. Purple flower panicles appear just above the foliage in late summer.

 

90cm

45cm

4

$27.00 20cm pot (M22)

New

Panicum v. Prairie Winds 'Totem Pole'
'Totem Pole' forms a very upright column of steel blue foliage and powdery blue stems. In early fall, the top of the clump explodes with golden seed panicles. The narrow base of the plant makes it an ideal candidate for small spaces in the garden that need height and vertical structure.

 

1.8m

1m

4

$23.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$27.00 20cm pot (M22)

New

Panicum v. 'Purple Tears'
This delightful switchgrass has a narrow, upright habit and is topped with purple seed heads in summer. The foliage is a light green colour that persists through the summer. It is tough and adaptable.

 

1.2m

60cm

4

$22.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.99 2 Gallon (M22)

$48.00 5 Gallon (M22)

New

Panicum v. 'Ruby Ribbons'
Wide, blue-green spring foliage matures into a gorgeous burgundy fall colour. Beautiful plumes extend from late summer into winter. Upright form is valuable as a single specimen or as a low, finely textured screen.

 

1.2m

90cm

4

$18.99 1 Gallon (R22)

New

Panicum virgatum 'Blood Brothers'
Forms an upright, slightly vase-shaped mound of green-blue leaves, the tips developing blood-red tones by midsummer that get better through the autumn. Sprays of small reddish flowers develop into tan seed heads by late fall. Remains sturdy and attractive well into winter.

Upright Clumping

1.2m

90cm

4

$27.00 2 Gallon (R22)

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

$22.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

 

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

$22.00 1 Gallon (M22)

$29.99 2 Gallon (M22)

New

Pennisetum a. 'Hamln'
An attractive grass highlighted by fluffy, buff-coloured plumes that arch above the lush, green fountain of foliage. In the fall, the foliage turns a lovely golden russet colour.

Mounded/Clumping

60cm

60cm

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (M22)

$28.00 2 Gallon (M22)

New

Pennisetum a. 'Lemon Squeeze'
A brilliantly coloured ornamental grass that’s perfect for contrast in your sun garden. ‘Lemon Squeeze’ behaves like other Fountain Grass but boasts chartreuse gold leaves. One of the best for vigor that we’ve seen in gold-leafed Pennisetum with absolutely no burning in the sun. Copper panicles appear above the foliage in midsummer and provide additional interest to this three seasons grass.

 

90cm

75cm

5

$27.00 20cm pot (M22)

New

Schizachyrium s. 'Standing Ovation'
Spikey bluish-green stems and leaves transition to a sizzling display of oranges, reds, yellows, and purplish-browns in the autumn. Also provides winter interest before cutting back in early spring to make way for new growth.

Upright Clumping

90cm

45cm

4

$19.99 1 Gallon (M21)

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

New

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

$29.00 2 Gallon (M22)

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

$19.99 1 Gallon (M22)

 



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