Blonde Ambition Blue Grama Grass
Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition' PP #22,048
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||boo-teh-LOO-uh GRASS-ih-liss|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Barberry (Berberis); Aster (Aster); Sedum (Sedum); Yucca (Yucca); Lavender (Lavandula)|
Adaptable to a wide variety of soils, provided it is well-drained; prefers a near neutral pH level between 6.6 and 7.8. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought. Cut old foliage back just before new shoots appear in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9