During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
Purple Pampas Grass Plug
Cortaderia Selloana, commonly known as Pampas Grass, is a flowering plant native to southern South America, including the Pampas region after which it is named. There are around 25 species in the genus Cortaderia.
Cortaderia is an evergreen Perennial growing to 3 m (9ft) by 1.2 m (4ft in) at a fast rate. Flowering occurs primarily in late summer.
Plants are fully grown, from seed germination to maturity, in 2-4 years.
The center stems of pampas grass will die after one growing season, but new shoots of leaves arise from the edge of the plant to increase its size.
The life span of pampas grass is 10-15 years.
Variety: Pampas Grass
Type: Ornamental grass
Native Range: Temperate, South America
Zone: 3 to 10
Height: 8.00 to 12.00 feet
Spread: 4.00 to 6.00 feet
Sun: Full sun
Water: Dry to medium
We have added an example of a plug, These will range in height from 4 inches to 8 inches tall. The plugs could be a little bigger but will never be smaller. With these, we need 3 plus feet of growth in the first year.