Curtains of Color - 'Piedmont Gold'

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Curtains of Color - 'Piedmont Gold'

Postby wzbt03 » Jun 17, 2007 7:09 am

Sometimes you get the effect you were after and sometimes you don't.

In this case it is working out as anticipated.

A nice yellow 'Piedmont Gold' behind a curtain of Blue Dune Lyme Grass.

The color difference seems to draw you into the PG.

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Postby wishiwere » Jun 17, 2007 7:40 am

Pretty! I love that grass! never heard of it before! :cool:
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Postby HostaDesigner » Jun 17, 2007 7:46 am

wishiwere wrote:Pretty! I love that grass! never heard of it before! :cool:

Don't worry, eventually it will spread by underground runners all the way to your house! :lol: Seriously, The combo does look great! It's easily one of the bluest grasses aside from Elijah Blue Fescue. Thanks for the pic!
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Postby renaldo75 » Jun 17, 2007 9:53 am

Beautiful combination!! 8-) :P

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Postby Arlene » Jun 17, 2007 6:25 pm

Very, very pretty! I've just had grasses for short time . . . this year is their leap year and I'm in love! I love your combination!
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Postby newtohosta-no more » Jun 17, 2007 7:53 pm

Very pretty indeed and such a beautiful blue color! :D
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Postby Patrushka » Jun 17, 2007 8:01 pm

I love that color combination! :cool: It's so pretty!

I have a blue grass that I got from PeggyB. I wonder if it is the same one. I have forgotten the name and don't know if I wrote it down. Mine is in a pot sunken in the ground. I might have to dig it up and divide it so I can put some with a yellow hosta. :D
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Postby wzbt03 » Jun 17, 2007 8:59 pm

As already indicated, Blue Dune Lyme Grass, while very nice, is very invasive. I pull out quite a bit of it every year but I seem to be able to keep it in check.

One thing I do keep telling myself, if it invasive, stay away from it.
However I never listen.
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Postby Rookie_Green_Thumb » Jun 17, 2007 9:12 pm

That is lovely! It does draw the eye in towards the background. Really nice :D
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