Annual grasses make a wonderful addition to containers and annual plantings. They add texture and color that you can't get from flowers. Grasses can be focal points as Thrillers, or they can be Fillers in containers. Don't overlook adding grasses to containers for that extra flair!
All Gold Japanese Forest Grass
All Gold Japanese Forest Grass is a graceful, colorful annual groundcover, baskets, and containers. It has golden leaves that add contrast to plantings. All Gold Japanese Forest Grass will grow up to 18" tall and just as wide. All Gold Japanese Forest Grass likes to be planted in filtered sunlight or light shade. Keep soil evenly moist.
Use All Gold Japanese Forest Grass in hanging baskets, containers, or in you home landscapes. It is good to zone 4 and is known to survive our winters. Plant All Gold Japanese Forest Grass in a woodland setting or baskets and containers in shaded areas. Use All Gold Japanese Forest Grass as a filler in baskets and containers.
Mexican Feather Grass
Mexican Feather Grass is an annual grass that is great in containers to give the container a soft feel. You can also use Mexican Feather Grass in the home annual bed adding texture to your home landscape. You can also add this grass to a rock garden, again, to give it a soft appearance. Mexican Feather Grass will grow from 12" to 24" tall and just as wide.
Mexican Feather Grass likes full sun and well drained soil. It will become drought tolerant once it is established. Use Mexican Feather Grass in a container as a Thriller or as a Filler with other larger plants that will tower over it.