Ornamental grasses make a great addition to the landscape. Almost all of them need little care and grow in a variety of soils and conditions. The six grasses below are the most frequently used ornamental grasses in the Sarasota area.
Fakahatchee Grass Tripsacum dactyloides
Gama Grass Tripsacum floridana
White Fountain Grass Pennisetum alopecuroides
Pampas Grass Cortaderia selloana
Red Fountain Grass Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum'
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