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Why I Love Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental grasses with Sensible Gardening

Of all the different plants I grow in our rather inhospitable garden, I get the best bang for my buck from the ornamental grasses. Once planted, they go from season to season, year after year requiring almost nothing from me. Once planted ornamental grasses develop into gorgeous clumps within a couple of years and continue to mature and improve with…

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Winter Grasses

Winter grasses at Sensible Gardening and Living

With so many different types of ornamental grasses there is a grass suitable for every gardening situation. Gorgeous in summer and fall, landscape grasses really earn their accolades in the winter. Once the snow has fallen there is no looking back. For northern gardeners nothing beats decorative grass for winter interest. When the arching plumes are first dusted with frost…

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