- Cortaderia richardii
- Pampas Grass
- large architectural plant
- elegant arching plumes in late Summer
- excellent specimen plant
Cortaderia richardii is a New Zealand native form of pampas grass. This is perhaps the most graceful of all the pampass with tall, elegantly curving, gently nodding flower heads which make a stunning feature plant when the flowers are on display from mid Summer through into the Autumn.
Cortaderia richardii is a large growing plant which will need space to be properly appreciated, its arching stems are a stunning feature especially near water where they are enhanced by the reflections.
Height & Spread: 2.5 x 2.5m
Flower Colour: white
Soil Type: Most
Aspect: Full sun to light shade
Season of Interest: Summer into Autumn
Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions