Pink Feather Pampas Grass

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'Pink Feather' Pampas Grass will create a spectacular, dramatic statement wherever you plant it. The feathery plumes form in mid-summer, and are a growing trend for fantastic cut flower arrangements and centerpieces. It is deer resistant, and will provide habitat to attract birds to the garden. An excellent plant to create a large impact in your landscape with year-round visual interest. 'Pink Feather' Pampas Grass is extremely easy to grow and can reach heights of eight feet or taller, making it a great option for a living fence or privacy wall. (Cortaderia selloana)
Zones 7 - 10
Advantages
Attract Birds
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Good For Cut Flowers
Good For Dried Flowers
Great For Mass Plantings
Winter Interest
Good For Erosion Control
Good For Hedge / Screen
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Plant Size72-84" tall (6-7 feet) , 48-72" wide (4-6 feet)
Bloom TimeFoliage plant all season. Pink plumes form in mid summer and continue through fall.
SKUAM016194

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Plant Information

72-84" (6-7ft) tall x 48-72" (4-6ft) wide. 'Pink Feather' Pampas Grass creates a monumental and theatrical display wherever it grows. The huge plumes are often dried and used in large vases for interior decorating. Plant 'Pink Feather' in large masses for a showy windbreak or as an accent in the mixed perennial border. Pampas Grass is tolerant of wind and drought. Allow foliage to stand through winter, as it protects the crowns from cold damage and attracts birds to the garden. Wear protective clothing when cutting back in early spring as foliage can be sharp. The name Pampas comes from an area of rangeland in Argentina, South America, called The Pampas, known for Argentina's famous beef cattle. Not Recommended for California: The California Native Plant Society warns about the invasive qualities of another species of pampas grass in regions along the California coast and on nearby Pacific islands. This species, Cortederia selloana is not as invasive as C. jubata, but still considered a risk for those areas.


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Associated SKUsAM016194
AM014217 (Plant - 3.5" Pot)
AM015747 (Tray of 9)
AM015746 (Tray of 18)
Common Name
Pink Feather Pampas Grass
Botanical Name
Cortaderia selloana Pink Feather
Zones
7, 8, 9, 10
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Flower Color
Green
Mature Height
72-84" tall (6-7 feet)
Estimated Mature Spread
48-72" wide (4-6 feet)
Growth Rate
Fast
Bloom Time
Foliage plant all season. Pink plumes form in mid summer and continue through fall.
Planting Depth
Crown of plant should rest just at or above the surface after watering in.
Ships As
Potted Plant
Foliage
Large clumps of arching and upright blade-like foliage.
Soil Type
Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Soil Moisture
Dry, Average, Well Draining
Advantages
Attract Birds, Deer Resistant, Low Maintenance, Good For Cut Flowers, Good For Dried Flowers, Great For Mass Plantings, Winter Interest, Good For Erosion Control, Good For Hedge / Screen
Ideal Region
West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Planting Time
Spring / Summer, Fall
Neonicotinoid Free
Prohibited In
California, Hawaii
Poisonous or Toxic to Animals
Yes
Item Unit
Tray
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada
No
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