Despite its tendency to reseed rampantly between the pavers of my walkways and nowhere else, I love Mexican Feathergrass (Nasella tenuissima / stipa tenuisima). When it’s at its peak, like it is now, it can’t be beat for adding movement to the garden, and I am a sucker for movement in the garden. Watching the feathergrass in the breeze is just as relaxing to me as a water feature. Here’s what had me mesmirized earlier this evening:
And once the sun came out:
Ahhhhh…I will have to remember this when I’m weeding in a few months!