De dagen worden weer korter, de regen valt met bakken uit de lucht en de wind waait flink, het is weer herfst. De zomerbloeiende planten raken onderha...
Nassella tenuissima (formertly Stipa tenuissima) - Mexican Feather Grass
Walking through the Sunset Park district of Santa Monica one discovers plants like this. Many front yards display non-traditional, diverse and water-wise plantings that adapt well to the arid conditions of Southern California. This garden has several ornamental grasses arranged with geometric simplicity.
Gaura Whirling Butterflies -- Bluestone Perennials
Flowers are held at tips of long dark stems. The long wands sway and dance in the breeze, hence the name. Bright white flowers with red sepals makes Whirling Butterflies the perfect whimsical specimen for your wildflower garden. More compact, very free flowering and won't self seed.
Elijah Blue Fescue
The Elijah Blue Fescue is a clump-forming grassy plant that quickly develops into a dense, spiky clump of striking blue-green leaves. These narrow leaves bring a dramatic contrast to the garden, looking beautiful against the foliage of any other plant. Grow it in any sunny spot, as an accent, in a group among conifers, dwarf shrubs, or flowers, or make a no-mow lawn replacement for an awkward corner of the garden. It looks great among rocks and boulders, in Zen or Asian style gardens, in a…