What is Pampas Grass?


Decorating with pampas grass recently become popular due to its beautiful, bohemian-style look. 

Previously people relied on fresh flowers to add a touch of color and elegance to a space, however recently pampas grass wreath, pampas grass wall decor and pampas grass garland have gained popularity.

If you are interested in pampas plant decor and want to know more about where pampas grass originated and how to choose which one to purchase, keep reading to find out! 

Where did pampas grass originate? 

Driedpampas grass is named after its place of origin pampas in South America. There is a variety of styles of small to tall pampas grass with approximately 25 species in total. The dried feather pampas grass is the style that has gained popularity due to its fluffy texture.  

Despite its beautiful look, large pampas grass is considered a weed and can be harmful if planted near crops. For this reason, tall pampas grass decor is banned in some countries as dried seedlings can spread quickly. 

In recent years pampas grass ideas for decorating have attracted people and now pampas grass is dried and can be colored to create beautiful pampas decoration which can be used to decorate a room in your house, weddings, or events. 

Pampas Grass Ideas for Home Decorating? 

DIY Pampas grass arrangements are easy to set up and style to create a premium boho style. The neutral tones make it easy to incorporate season round and if the right care is taken, pampas grass has a life of up to 3 years in comparison to fresh flowers which might only last two to three weeks. Pampas grass is relatively low maintenance and can be incorporated into many different homes. 


What to look for when purchasing pampas grass? 

Pampas grass bouquets are available in all different shapes and sizes; however, it is important to know what style you are looking for before purchasing your first pampas grass.

  1. Fluffy Statement  

If you are after a fluffy look, we recommend our original white pampas grass bouquet. It has a variety of different-sized and shaped pampas grasses to create a fluffy, fuller look.

  1. Floral Statement 

If you are looking for a bouquet that could replace the look of flower flowers in your home, our palm and pampas grass bouquet is the right choice for you. Our bouquet includes more of a variety of plants and flowers such as fern leaves, palm leaves, grass and other dried plants. The assortment of different plants adds textures to replicate a similar look to a floral bouquet. 

  1. Bold statement 

Some people are looking for a bold large statement that can be achieved by using a larger style (up to 2 metres) which can be decorated in a tall floor vase for pampas grass. We currently do not sell this product as larger pampas tend to shed significantly, and the quality can differ from one plume to the next. 

  1. Classic statement 

If you are new to mini pampas grass decor we suggest our white and black pampas grass decor. Choosing a predominantly white arrangement with minimal colour means you can add fresh flowers or different dried plants throughout the year to decorate to fit the season. Choosing something that will not become outdated as the season changes is the easiest option to choose season-round. 

Where Can I buy Pampas Grass decor near me? 

To shop pampas grass small to medium-sized bouquets click here. 

To shop for large pampas grass decor search 'Pampas Grass Etsy' or Amazon for a larger statement. Always check reviews before purchasing!  

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