Grass, Hardy Pampas
Description: Large, clumping Ornamental Grass with very showy, silvery-white plumes borne atop sturdy, erect, reddish stems. Flower tower above gray-green, mounding, foliage in late summer.
Common Name: Hardy Pampas Grass
Scientific Name: Saccharum ravennae
Type: Perennial, Ornamental Grass
Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 8-10′ height, 4-6′ spread
Foliage Color: Grey/Green
Bloom Color: White Plumes
Bloom Period: August – September
Landscape Use: Screen, Hedge, Winter Interest
Soil: Well-Drained. Excessive moisture & fertilizer will cause the foliage to fall over
Zone: 5 – 10
Growth Rate: Fast
Companion Plants: Evergreen plants, Grasses, Aster, Pincushion Flower. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.