Cortaderia selloana 'Pumila'
Pampas Grass (Dwarf)
Dwarf form with large fluffy white plumes in late summer. Graceful grass with year round interest. Evergreen and hardier than the species. Deer resistant.
Prefers full sun and well-drained soil. Tolerant of coastal conditions, but cannot tolerate standing water or wet feet.
Characteristics & Attributes
Cut back to 6" in early spring. Handle carefully because leaf edges can easily cut skin. This is the "beach plant" that everyone seems to want, but in a manageble size. Grown for its fluffy white plumes.