Tall Ornamental Grasses For Privacy Canada. Tall architectural grasses make fabulous screens while shorter species soften the edges of borders and containers. For areas with partial shade plants like reed grasses and fountain grasses will work.
Festuca glauca blue fescue -- Fine blades in dense tufts of up to 30 centimetres tall produce mauve inflorescences. Fountain grass cultivars make a nice alternative to the usual Draceana to add height and interest in such settings. We have sandy-loam soil our summers are hot and dry and we irrigate to mimic the ideal growing conditions.
Evergreen plants are best for year-round color and screening.
Whether you want a lush spare or tropical look fast-growing grass varieties meet the mark. Some ornamental grasses are just the right height to create a privacy border for your hot tub or swimming pool. Fountain grass cultivars make a nice alternative to the usual Draceana to add height and interest in such settings. Here are eight ornamental grasses that will add privacy and beauty to your landscape.