Cultivated Grasses

“Gardening is the art that uses flowers and plants as paint, 
and the soil and sky as canvas.” Elizabeth Murray 

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue’ and English Lavender.
Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue’ goes well with English Lavender.

If a plant below is highlighted in Green, touch or click on it to see a photo of the plant, its fruit or its flower in the garden. The long range goal is to photograph every plant at Distant Hill Gardens.

Cultivated Grasses of Distant Hill Gardens

Scientific Name

Common Name


Festuca glauca ‘Elijah Blue’  

Calamagrostis acutifolia ‘Karl Foerster’ 

Blue Fescue

Feather Reed Grass