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Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition'

'Blonde Ambition' Blue Grama

$9.25 | 1 G | 20 Avail. | $9.25

1 G Weight: 25.0 lb

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Blonde Ambition is a small clump-forming grass native to central North America. The wiry blue-grey leaf blades turn golden brown in fall, and may sometimes gain a red-orange hue.  Small chartreuse flowers rise on 2½ foot stems in summer which gives way to blond seed heads that last until fall.  Blonde Ambition prefers well-drained soils in full sun.


Orn. Grass


1’ - 2.5’ 


1’ - 1.5’



USDA Hardiness Zone: 

4 - 9


Full Sun, Part Sun

Bloom Color: 


Season of Interest: 

Summer, Year-Round

MAINTENANCE NEEDS:  Low maintenance plant.  Tolerant of most soils, except wet ones.  Excellent drought tolerance, but extremes may cause browning and temporary dormancy until moisture is available.

LANDSCAPE USES:   Mass Plantings, Naturalized Areas, Native GardenXeriscape Gardens, Rock Gardens, and Containers

COMPANION PLANTS: Barberry, Sedum, Yucca

IMAGES: Krzysztof Ziarnek, KenraizBouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition' kz2CC BY-SA 4.0, (2) Krzysztof Ziarnek, KenraizBouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition' kz1CC BY-SA 4.0

*As plants have ranges in appearance they may not appear as the images shown.

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