Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition' Plant Patent #22,048
This rugged, cold hardy, native grass features blue-green foliage and striking, flag-like, golden summer flowers on stiff, weather resistant stems. Provides cool-season interest, as the long lasting blonde seed heads remain through winter. Tolerant of many soil types, this is a perfect choice for low maintenance landscapes. Semi-evergreen.
Light Needs: Partial to full sun
Water Needs: Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Plant type: Ornamental Grass
Growth habit: Rounded
Growth rate: Moderate
Average landscape size: Moderate growing; reaches 3 ft. tall and wide.
Special features: Bird Friendly, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Foliage color: Blue-green
Flower color: Green
Landscape Uses: Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Wildlife Garden