Photo by JLBG taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Cortaderia selloana 'Amber Waves'
Amber Waves Pampas Grass
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Item #: 5004
Zones: 7b to 10b, at least
Height: 120" tall
Cortaderia selloana 'Amber Waves' is a remarkable giant pampas grass with stunning dark violet plumes. This amazing seed cultivar of pampas grass from Argentina forms a large 7' tall x 10' wide clump topped in late summer with shiny violet plumes that top out 3' above the foliage. If you have the room, Cortaderia 'Amber Waves' will be a stunner in the garden.
Flower Color: Purple/Lavender
Leaf Color: Green
Bloom Time: Summer
Container Role: Thrillers
Garden Themes: Southwest Garden Plants
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