What do you think about this?

PPennypacker(z6b)March 30, 2005

I have Nectaroscordum siculum coming up in a south bed and wanted to know your "wise" suggestions for what to grow beneath them. You know, like the "shoes and socks" plants and bulbs that Brent Heath talks about? What do think about some seedlings of Elymus magellanicus, which I'm growing inside now, might that do?

Would love to hear from you all.

My Thanks and Best,

PP

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
donn_(7b-8a)

PP..since the Honey Garlic is so upright in habit, I'd look for grasses that are round and clumplike instead of erect. Festuca, Luzula and Anthoxanthum come to mind.

    Bookmark   April 1, 2005 at 5:49PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PPennypacker(z6b)

Donn,
Great, great, great! I will and send pics!
Best,
PP

    Bookmark   April 2, 2005 at 7:39PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Northwinds planting in Central TX
I am considering planting a dozen or so Northwinds...
jscaldwell
Best time to cut grasses back in my zone 9
I recently moved to the San Francisco Peninsula Zone...
kmoodymz3
Purple Majesty Millet from seed?
I grew Purple Magesty Millet for the first time this...
treemedic
my pink pampas grasses
hello again.........I posted my disaster in the spring...
casagrande
Can anyone ID the plant
I saw a beautiful grass outside a mall. Does anyone...
Chipeony
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™