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    Calamagrostis 'Karl Foerster'

    Love the lime and purple combo. Too bad Japanese Forest Grass (Zone 5) doesn't grow very well in my Zone 3 garden. It's alive and healthy, but has only grown to be about 8" in diameter...

    Alternatives to grass that are drought-resistant and sturdy as grass * Rupture wort * Creeping wire vine

    Ruby grass--heat and drought tolerant and beautiful

    "White Feathers" Hosta- Comes up white in the spring and turns a super pale green in the summer. Gorgeous.

    Calamagrostis acutiflora Karl Foerster's Feather Reed Grass Ht. 36-49" and upwards of 60" when it flowers in June

    Pink Muhly Grass looks average until the flowers come in autumn...then get ready for EVERYONE to ask you what that pink thing is blooming in your yard!!!!

    Pink Pampas Grass ~ See the Plant Information Index for more details at kieferlandscaping...

    Muhlenbergia Capillaris...Muhly Grass~ also known as Cotton Candy Grass...Withstands heat, humidity, poor soil and even drought. Very easy to grow, it reaches a mature height of 3-4 feet tall and gets 3-4 feet wide. Grows in all U.S zones #pintowinGifts @Gifts.com

    Kochia Scoparia Grass. Hardy and drought-tolerant...beautiful!

    Black Mondo Grass - Ophiopogon Planiscapus Nigrescens is unique since it is one of the few black leaved ornamental grasses in the world. Black Mondo Grass is stunning when planted in mass or as an accent plant in the flower garden. Black Mondo Grass is a slow spreader and will eventually form a beautiful glossy black mat.

    Blue Oatgrass It's tough to beat blue oatgrass for a low-care plant with steel-blue color. It also has a wonderful mounded habit and won't spread and take over your garden. Name: Helictotrichon sempervirens Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 4 feet tall Zones: 4-9

    Ohhhh i LOVE THIS! Cotton Candy Pompous Grass - withstands heat, humidity, poor soil and even drought. Very easy to grow, it reaches a mature height of 3-4 feet tall and gets 3-4 feet wide. Grows in all U.S zones.

    Japanese Blood Grass - How beautiful this would be in a grouping or in a container

    Cotton Candy Grass - Withstands heat, humidity, poor soil and even drought. Very easy to grow, it reaches a mature height of 3-4 feet tall and gets 3-4 feet wide. Grows in all U.S zones.

    'Fireworks' fountain grass The girliest of grasses: Predominantly pink, billowy, and, in summer, it dresses up with tassels. Zones 8-24; H1, H2. Needs part shade.

    Zebragrass - Growing Conditions: Full sun and moist, well-drained soil Size: To 5 feet tall Zones: 4-9 Plant This Grass Because: It has boldly colored foliage.

    Some day, I want a thyme lawn. Prettier than grass, needs no mowing or watering, (much less wasted water), purple blooms in the summer, and smells lovely when you walk on it.