Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah' Switch Grass -Everyone wants Red Pennisetum to be hardy but sorry folks it just isn't. This gorgeous native is tho and,in my opinion, a more natural looking, better choice for gardens and containers.
japanese forestgrass shade perennial. waterfall-like, variegated varieties -- Aureola has bright yellow leaves w/ dark green edges. "all gold" has even brighter green foliage. Plant with bold golden hosta.
One of the few grasses that thrives in part shade! Only 18-24" tall, its slender leaves form a fountain of bright green and then become suffused with crimson and purple in fall. Beautiful cascading down a shady bank or over a retaining wall. Likes evenly moist soil, but tolerates dry spells. Zones 5-9. 3" pot. Hakonechloa macra 'Beni-kaze'. -
Knobby club rush grass - Australian native grass Isolepsis nodosa A dark green clumping grass that grows thick and quite fast. The brown flower clusters/seed heads high on the grass stem resemble small clubs: hence the common name of club grass