I adore ‘Blonde Ambition’ grasses, which add light and movement in my garden space. The unusual seed heads dance above the blue-green grasses like tiny butterflies. Awesome fall color as well!
Blonde Ambition Blue Grama Grass Bouteloua gracilis
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Upright clump of blue-green grass. Horizontally held yellow seedheads. Native to dry prairies.Drought TolerantResists:DeerNative to North America
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:TallGarden Height:30 - 36 InchesSpacing:30 - 36 InchesSpread:30 - 36 InchesFoliage Colors:BlueFoliage Shade:Blue-greenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Mid SummerBloom Time:Late SummerHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:ContainerUses:Cut FlowerUses:Mass PlantingMaintenance Notes:
Grow in any well-drained soil. Tolerates poor soils. Drought tolerant once established.Blonde Ambition Bouteloua gracilis USPP 22,048
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Kelly Alge, Ohio, United States, 48 weeks ago