Art Form Nurseries

Wholesale Growers of Perennials & Ornamental Grasses

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Carex 'Blue Zinger'

Sedge

A dense ground cover with nice blue foliage that blocks weeds. Looks great with Japanese painted ferns or purple heucheras.

Exposure: Part Shade
Size: 10-15" tall x 12-24" wide
Hardiness: Zone 5
Characteristics: Deer Resistant

#1 - $6.50 (1-9); $5.35 (10-24); $5.10 (25+)

Carex elata 'Bowles Golden'

Bowles Golden Sedge

This carex needs consistent moisture to thrive and will grow in shallow water. Taller than most other sedges and has bright gold foliage with thin green margins.

Exposure: Part Shade
Size: 24-36" tall x 24" wide
Hardiness: Zone 5
Characteristics: Deer Resistant

#1 - $7.50 (1-9); $6.35 (10-24); $6.10 (25+)

Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'

Ice Dance Sedge

Vigorous, shiny, upright foliage with bright variation. Can be used effectively as a ground cover. Semi-evergreen. Drought tolerant once established.

Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Size: 12" tall x 18" wide
Hardiness: Zone 5
Characteristics: Deer Resistant

#1 - $6.50 (1-9); $5.35 (10-24); $5.10 (25+)

Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'

Japanese Variegated Forest Grass

This stunning grass has bright yellow leaves with thin green lines running through them. An excellent specimen plant, it is great for Japanese gardens. Combines nicely with blue hostas. Perennial Plant of the Year for 2009.

Exposure: Part Shade to Full Shade
Size: 18" tall x 24" wide
Hardiness: Zone 5
Characteristics: Deer Resistant

#1 - $10.50 (1-9); $9.35 (10-24); $9.10 (25+)

Helictotrichon sempervirens

Blue Oat Grass

The striking blue foliage on this mound forming grass does best in well drained soil. Excellent border specimen or rock garden plant. Drought tolerant.

Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 18-24" tall x 12" wide
Bloom: Summer
Color: Tan
Hardiness: Zone 4
Characteristics: Deer Resistant

#1 - $9.00 (1-9); $7.85 (10-24); $7.60 (25+)

Leymus arenarius 'Blue Dune'

Blue Dune Lyme Grass

A super tough plant that is very heat tolerant. Vigorous and stoloniferous with bright blue foliage. Likes average to dry conditions.

Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Size: 30" tall x 30" wide
Hardiness: Zone 4
Characteristics: Deer Resistant

#2 - $11.00 (1-9); $9.85 (10-24); $9.60 (25+)

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'

Dwarf Fountain Grass

Very popular and widely used in groups, mass plantings or even as a specimen in a smaller garden. Finely textured, grass-green foliage is topped by fluffy, wheat-like flowers in July. Stays attractive all winter when foliage fades to a straw color.

Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 30" tall x 24" wide
Bloom: Fall
Color: Cream/Tan
Hardiness: Zone 5
Characteristics: Deer Resistant

#3 - $13.00 (1-9); $11.85 (10-24); $11.60 (25+)

Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum'

Annual Purple Fountain Grass

This very striking, fast growing annual has burgundy foliage and reddish-purple plumes. In a sunny location it is a great accent to a border, or placed in a container it can give a great show. A definite must for every garden. Will not tolerate a freeze.

Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 48" tall x 36" wide
Bloom: Summer - Fall
Color: Red/Purple
Hardiness: Zone 9
Characteristics: Deer Resistant

Qt. - $4.15/pot (flat of 10); $4.70/pot (partial/mixed flat)
#2 - $11.00 (1-9); $9.85 (10-24); $9.60 (25+)