Ornamental Grasses Zone 4 5. Perennials are plants that reliably return each spring to bloom and grow. It grows best in full sun and combines well with wildflowers and other ornamental grasses.
Blue Fescue prefers sun to part shade and dry sandy soil. In addition to hardiness ornamental grass varieties in zone 5 should fit the landscape and your plants. The foliage of zebra grass can add both visual interest and privacy to your landscape.
Water zebra grass regularly until its established.
Grasses can also be grown in containers and are best planted in spring. Maiden grasses like Variegated Japanese Silver Grass and Morning Light Miscanthus varieties. Blue Fescue works nicely for containers border edging or in masses. Elijah Blue Fescue Grass is one of the most popular no fuss ornamental grasses.