Blonde Ambition grama grass

Bouteloua gracilis 'Blonde Ambition'PP 22,048

Bouteloua gracilis Blonde Ambition Plant Select
An impressive, highly ornamental form of Western native grass with tall, upright stems. Showy chartreuse, aging-to-blonde seed heads hold their straight shape and are displayed high above the foliage through winter, providing many months of color and texture. Developed by David Salman of Waterwise Gardening, Santa Fe, NM. Read more here. Consumers and growers, learn more here.

Tips from the pros: It does reseed but the seedlings are not true, so pull them.
Plant Type Ornamental grass
Height 30-36 inches
Width 30-36 inches
Flowering Season July through winter
Flower Color Chartreuse, aging to blonde
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate to xeric
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4-9
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination No
Winter Interest Yes
North American Native Yes
Year Introduced 2011