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BAMBUSA multiplex, Clumping Bamboo BAMBUSA multiplex
Clumping Bamboo

A very beautiful semi-tropical bamboo perfect for hot areas. Gorgeous 1" diameter canes and lush foliage. New culms emerge a sunny bright yellow and are decorated with random green and pink-striping. Wonderful interior plant. Height: 20'. Exposure: sun.

BAUMEA rubiginosa 'Variegata', Variegated Rush, Golden Sword BAUMEA rubiginosa 'Variegata'
Variegated Rush, Golden Sword

Perennial: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Native to New Zealand. A slow spreading grass-like plant. Stiff, upright growth habit with narrow, tubular dark green foliage with yellow variegation, 18-24" x 24". Nice pot or bog plant. Tolerates boggy conditions w/free standing water. Sun/part shade. Water: moderate/moist. USDA Z6-11. (syn. Machaerina rubiginosa 'Variegata')

BORINDA angustissima (Clumping Bamboo), Clumping Bamboo BORINDA angustissima (Clumping Bamboo)
Clumping Bamboo

Extremely narrow, delicate foliage, this bamboo creates exquisite texture in the garden. Very tight clumping form, excellent for smaller spaces. Size: 18' x 2'. Exposure: part shade/shade.

BORINDA boliana (Clumping Bamboo), Clumping Bamboo BORINDA boliana (Clumping Bamboo)
Clumping Bamboo

A very large clumper! New canes come up a pale blue, turning shades of burgundy and purple depending upon sun exposure. Good choice for large scale screening. Size: 30' x 10'. Exposure: part shade/shade.

BORINDA macclureana (Clumping Bamboo), Clumping Bamboo BORINDA macclureana (Clumping Bamboo)
Clumping Bamboo

Possibly the most cold tolerant of all the genus. Coloring ranges from pale gray to vibrant hues of green and purple. Height: 12'. Exposure: part shade/shade.

Photo unavailable BOUTELOUA 'Angel Eyelash'
California Blue Grama

Grass: Given to us by John Greenlee & part of the Greenlee Meadow Collection. Deer & drought tolerant. CA native. Long-lived & tufted w/fine-textured gry-grn lvs. Showy flowers in late spring w/long purplish blue eyelashes held horizontally above the lvs. Cool-season interest, as the long lasting seed heads remain through winter. Tolerant of many soil types, perfect for low maint. landscapes. Blm time: summer-fall. Size: 1' x 1' or less. Sun. USDA Z4.

Photo unavailable BOUTELOUA gracilis
Blue Grama Grass, Mosquito Grass

Grass: Deer resistant & drought tolerant. CA native. Long-lived & tufted w/fine-textured gry-grn lvs. Showy flowers in late spring that look like long purplish blue eyelashes held horizontally above the lvs, creates quite the show. Cool-season interest, as the long lasting seed heads remain through winter. Tolerant of many soil types, perfect for low maint. landscapes. Blm time: summer-fall. Size: 1 ft or less x 1 ft or less. Sun. USDA Z4.

BOUTELOUA gracilis 'Blonde Ambition', Blue Grama Grass, Mosquito Grass BOUTELOUA gracilis 'Blonde Ambition'
Blue Grama Grass, Mosquito Grass

Grass: Deer resistant & drought tolerant. CA native. Long-lived & tufted w/fine-textured gry-grn lvs. Profusion of big, showy chartreuse blms, held horizontally above the lvs creates quite the show. Provides cool-season interest, as the long lasting blonde seed heads remain through winter. Tolerant of many soil types, perfect for low maint. landscps. Blm. time: summer-fall. Size: 30-36" x 30-36". Sun. USDA Z4. USPP#22048

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