More to explore:
California Fescue--Great Native alternative to Stipa.
Stipa Tenuifolia - Ponytails
Graminée Stipe cheveux d'anges / Stipa tenuissima 'Ponytails' - www.leaderplant.com
Stipa tenuissima (I never use it, but this is a good pic of it)
Hakonechloa macra “Aureola” M-2L
Gorgeous Peony - peonies are just the most beautiful bloom and the dark background makes them pop...
Hosta 'Dorothy Benedict'--one of the top streaked breeding hostas, and a gorgeous one at that!
astilbe (astilbe japonica)
fresh lavender in a vintage crate
daisies...definitely one of my favorites but can't seem to get them to grow at my house.