Festuca scoparia Bearskin Fescue Compact, mounding evergreen grass with panicles of violet flowers in late summer. 6” high X up to 10” wide. Grow in sun in very well-drained soil. Drought tolerant. This is an attractive, compact grass that works well in containers or small-scale rock gardens. Hardy to –10 degrees F. Native to the Pyrenees Mountains. Poaceae festuca-scoparia_01.jpg (800×600)
Black green and white. This garden was created by Ludo Dierckx , Belgian landscape for a client of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The use of white flowers , along with lavender and buxinhos convey elegance to the design.