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Lomandra longifolia ‘Tropic Belle’| Pacific Nurseries
In the cold and gray months of Winter, most people, and even landscape pros, don’t typically think of ornamental grasses as a source of landscape beauty.

However, there are a number of grasses that provide striking foliage and impressive visual impact throughout the Winter season. In fact, many of them look terrific all year long.

Beauty, simplicity, and texture for any season

In the cold and gray months of Winter, most people, and even landscape pros, don’t typically think of ornamental grasses as a source of landscape beauty.

However, there are a number of grasses that provide striking foliage and impressive visual impact throughout the Winter season. In fact, many of them look terrific all year long.

Carex testacea

Common Name | Orange Sedge
Lomandra longifolia ‘Tropic Belle’| Pacific Nurseries
Lomandra longifolia ‘Tropic Belle’ | Pacific Nurseries
Carex testacea is a sedge with attractive reddish-orange foliage throughout the year

Lomandra longifolia ‘Tropic Belle’

Common Name | Mat Rush
Lomandra longifolia ‘Tropic Belle’ | Pacific Nurseries
Lomandra longifolia ‘Tropic Belle’| Pacific Nurseries
Lomandra longifolia ‘Breeze’ and Lomandra longifolia ‘Tropic Belle’ both maintain lush, green tropical foliage throughout even the coldest and rainiest Bay Area winters.

Stipa arundinacea

Common Name | Pheasant Tail Grass
Stipa arundinacea | Pacific Nurseries
Stipa arundinacea | Pacific Nurseries

Stipa arundinacea (Pheasant’s tail grass) and Stipa tenuissima (Mexican feather grass) are two additional species that look great in just about any installation.

Muhlenbergia dumos

Common Name | Bamboo Muhly
Muhlenbergia dumosa | Pacific Nurseries
Muhlenbergia dumosa | Pacific Nurseries
Rounding out some selections worth considering for a project underway this time of year is Muhlenbergia dumosa—a bamboo-like selection of Muhlenbergia.

Expert advice on grasses, installation and so much more.

For nearly 150 years, landscape professionals have turned to Pacific Nurseries for our personalized service, expert advice, and an ever-growing selection of plants. From one item to an entire installation, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for in over 36 acres of inventory that includes everything from the ordinary to the exotic.

As both a grower and a plant broker, we’re ready to work with you to provide just the right grasses, trees or native, water-wise plants that will make your project a success. It’s one of the many qualities that makes us different from just an ordinary nursery.

And if you need a plant material Estimate or would like to place an Order, just click on over to use our convenient ONLINE ESTIMATE | ORDER FORM.

What’s your favorite winter plant?

And if you install any of these great plants, please share your photos of the project. We’d love to see how these unique specimens improved your project or helped you succeed with your customer.

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