AGM – The Royal Horticultural Society’s Award of Garden Merit

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Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Overdam'

Slender leaves, pinky seed heads. Ht 120cm.

Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'

Dark green leaves, vertical habit. Ht 1.5m.

Carex elata 'Aurea' AGM

“Bowles Golden Sedge” . Ht 30cm.

Carex morrowii 'Evergold' AGM

Gold/green foliage, low growing. Ht 20cm.

Carex testacea

Orange/olive green foliage. Ht 45cm.

Deschampsia flexuosa 'Tatra Gold'

Vivid green, clump forming. Ht 45cm.

Elymus magellanicus

Striking blue/grey leaves. Ht 60cm.

Hakonekchloa macra 'Alboaurea'

Mounds of arching bright yellow leaves. Ht 30cm.

Imperata cylindrica 'Rubra'

“Japanese Blood Grass ” . Ht 60cm.

Milium effusum 'Aureum'

“Bowles Golden Grass” – good in shade. Ht 45cm.

Miscanthus sacchariflorus

Dramatic clump forming grass. Ht 3m.

Miscanthus sinensis Cosmopolitan

Broad, variegated leaves. Ht 1.2m.

Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus'

Attractive narrow foliage. Ht 130cm.

Miscanthus s. 'Kleine Fontaine'

Pinky plumes. Ht 1.2m.


Miscanthus sinensis 'Krater'

Bronze, silky flower heads. Ht 45cm.

Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'

Narrow green/cream leaves. Ht 1m.


Silver feathery flowers on 2m stems, very wind resistant.

Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus'

Striking yellow “Zebra” variegation. Ht 1.6-2.0m.

Miscanthus 'Flamingo' AGM

An earlier flowering grass with reddish/pink plumes. Ht 1.5m.

Miscanthus 'Undine' AGM

Elegant narrow light green leaves & coppery pink seed heads. Ht 1.5m.

Molinia 'Edith Dudszus'

Purple seed heads. Flower height. Ht 1m.

Molinia caerulea 'Variegata' AGM

Cream and green foliage. Ht 30cm.

Panicum virgatum 'Rehbraun'

Excellent colouring in autumn. Ht 90-120cm.

Panicum virgatum 'Squaw'

Taller growing; 120-150cm with late red & purple colouring.

Panicum 'Heavy Metal'

Steely grey leaves, airy seed heads. Ht 1m.

Stipa arundinacea

Graceful grass with good autumn colour. Ht 1m.

Stipa gigantea AGM

Tall flowering, giant oat grass. Ht 2m.

Stipa tenuissima

Graceful silvery green foliage. Ht 60cm.