Ornamental Grasses - Wholesale Nurseries
Used widely in landscaping, erosion control as well as for feature plants in the garden Ornamental Grasses come in 100s of varieties from Acorus through to Stipa and Uncinia.
Some are suited to mass planting, others are used as feature plants or are grown in containers. Wholesale growers offer plants from plug sizes through to advanced specimens ready for use by landscapers for instant impact.
It is essential for landscapers to provide proper advice when planting any ornamental grass. Although some are well behaved and do not spread quickly or readily set seed, some will or can become invasive, and therefore a weed problem.
The answer is to select the right grass for your climate, soil and position. This way you will be delighted with a wonderful show of foliage and flowers plumes without the problem of unwanted spreading. Your wholesaler or landscaper should be able to provide accurate advice as to the performance of specific species and cultivars in your area.
Some of the best varieties available include:
- Imperata cylindrica 'rubra'
- Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'
- Hakonechloa macra 'Aureola'
- Calamagrostis 'Overdam'
- Calamagrostis 'Karl Foerster'
- Miscanthus sinensis 'Adagio'
- Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Little Bunny'
- Ophiopogan species.
- Carex atrata
- Uncinia rubra.
Wholesale Ornamental Grass Nurseries sell a wide range of grasses to landscapers, developers, local councils and garden centres.
Ornamental Grasses are available for sale from the following Growers
THE ALPINE AND GRASS NURSERY
Northgate, Pinchbeck Spalding Lincolnshire PE11 3TB
Tel: 01775 640935
Mail order and wholesale growers of alpines/rockery plants and ornamental grasses. Full catalogue online. Specialist large range. Discount to landscapers for mail order service.
P DAVIS NURSERIES
Moor Lane Westfield Woking Surre y GU22 9RB UK
phone: 01483 722521 fax: 01483 756915
Includes: alpines, conifers, camellias, heathers, hederas, acers, rhododendrons, pieris, bamboo, climbers, herbaceous plants, ferns, grasses, hedging, waterside plants, ground cover plants
Glasgow Road, Kilsyth, Glasgow
phone: 01236 821355
ROBIN TACCHI PLANTS
Supplies ornamental grasses that feature a variety of foliage and flowers....
Fen Farm, Fen Lane, Garboldisham, Diss
phone: 01953 681312
ACORN (MK) NURSERIES
Newton Road, Emberton, Olney
phone: 01234 713469
The Stables, Chesnut Farm, Cuxham, Wallington
phone: 01491 614558
Bradshaw Lane, Greenhalgh, Nr Kirkham
phone: 01772 686232