Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Dry
Average
Growth Rate in the Garden
Medium
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Bloom Color
Purple
Bronze
Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Good Cut Flowers
Long Blooming
Water Requirements
Adapts well to dry or moist conditions
Riverbend Nursery

Saccharum ravennae

Plume Grass

This grass is a hardy substitute for Pampas grass. It has narrow leaves and a large, vase-shaped growth habit create an impressive, fine-textured display. Feathery, silvery beige plumes remain attractive through winter. It is very showy in gardens and dried for use in arrangements.

Height:

6-12 Feet

Spacing:

6-8'

Bloom Time:

Late Summer-Fall

Bloom Color:

Bronze-Beige

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