2018 has seen the driest summers so far on record with just 47mm of rain so far this summer (1st June - 16th July) and while most garden plants are suffering, there are many varieties of Ornamental grasses that really come into their own in these types of conditions. Even in the hottest and driest of positions, they offer colour and form which are a pleasure to see when other plants and lawns are looking dry and brown.Read More
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After another successful year at Hampton Court, we wanted to share with you a 'shop the look' post, to make it super easy to buy the grasses that won us our silver medal this year.
It’s been another successful year at RHS Hampton Court Palace flower show. The perfect backdrop, and the glorious weather have made our second showing at Hampton Court all the more enjoyable. To top it off, we’ve just been awarded a silver medal for our stand and we are thrilled.Read More
With the weather promising to become more Spring-like from next week, it’s time to put the wet conditions behind us and get into the garden.Read More
Although it’s been extremely cold and wet here over the last few weeks, we can’t help but feel like Spring is just around the corner. Bulbs are shooting up and Snowdrops are scattered in borders and verges all around.Read More
As the warm summer days fade into distant memory, we’re looking towards the autumn, where Ornamental grasses come into their own to play an important part in the winter garden.Read More
As summer draws to a close, we’re looking at our selection of Evergreen grasses.Read More
In this blog we thought we would revisit part of our display from our Hampton Court flower show stand this year, to illustrate how you can achieve an ornamental grass planting scheme in your own garden.Read More
If you have a border which requires the addition of plants to bring height to your scheme, then our range of larger ornamental grasses could be for you. Likewise, if you have areas in your garden which you’d like to hide, then these are also a great choice.Read More
Miscanthus is one of our favourite ornamental grass families. With over 20 varieties, there’s a Miscanthus for every type of garden.Read More