Japanese Forestgrass Here's the perfect plant to brighten shady spots in your yard. Japanese forestgrass bears screamingly chartreuse foliage in a gracefully arching mound that looks good from spring to fall.
Japanese Painted Fern
Blue Fescue A short grass perfect for edging or as a groundcover, blue fescue offers powder-blue foliage on tidy, dwarf mounds. Name: Festuca glauca Growing Conditions: Full sun or part shade and well-drained soil Size: To 1 foot tall Zones: 4-8 Plant This Grass Because: It has beautiful silvery-blue color and a small size that fits nearly anywhere. Native to North America: Yes
Feather Reedgrass The most popular ornamental grass, feather reedgrass offers a distinct upright habit that looks fantastic all winter long. Like many grasses, this tough plant tolerates a wide range of conditions. Name: Calamagrostis 'Karl Foerster' Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 6 feet tall Zones: 5-9