Bouteloua gracilis (Blue Grama Grass)
Bouteloua gr. 'Blonde Ambition'
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Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition'

Blue Grama Grass

Plant Type: Grasses

Patent: pp22048

Plant Select gardeners survey's best perennial of 2013, mid to late summer chartreuse flag-like blooms, blonde seed heads by fall, provided plenty of winter interest. Tolerant of many soil types which is ideal for the low maintenance landscape.

  • Flag-like blooms
  • Mid to late summer
  • Blonde seed heads by fall
Item # Pack Size  
4575905 30 3" Plug Please Login for Pricing

Height:

2-3 ft

Spread:

12-23 in.

Zone:

4-9

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Cut clumps to ground in late winter.

Bouteloua

Common Name: Blue Grama Grass

A North American native, this short prairie grass is very drought tolerant and requires very little maintenance.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Late Summer
Winter
Late Spring / Early Summer