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Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition'
Blue Gramma, Mosquito Grass
Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition'
Code: 7804Family: PoaceaeGenus: Bouteloua
Plant Type:Perennial,Ornamental Grass
The brush-like flowers rise up out of the blue-green foliage in mid-summer and are suspended horizontally for months on stiff, weather-resistant stems. The flowers turn chartreuse by fall and then mature to long-lasting blonde seed heads. Larger-growing than the native Blue Gramma.
Blooms: Summer,Fall
Growth Rate: Fast
Size Range: 24-36" tall x 24-36" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Soil: Average,Tolerates Sandy,Tolerates Clay,Loam,Not particular
Water Use: Drought Tolerant
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 4,5,6,7,8,9
Cold Hardy to -30° to -20°F
Features and Benefits
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantDrought Tolerant Drought Tolerant
Fall/Winter Color Fall/Winter ColorMay Naturalize May Naturalize
Native to NorthWest Native to NorthWest
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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