|Smaller grass used for border|
Colored or variegated types provide interesting contrast.
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Tall, columnar grasses make an attractive backdrop for shorter annuals and perennial flowers.
|Rock garden - work in progress - 2nd year|
As flowers fade and die, lush mounds of grass remain attractive.
Caring for grasses
Best time to plant ornamental grasses are in the spring.
Most ornamental grasses do not need fertilizing.
Divide ornamental grasses before overcrowding chokes out the center of its clump. Divide cool-season grasses every two years.