pampas grass(redirected from Pampas-grass)
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pam·pas grass(päm′päs, păm′pəz)
Either of two tall ornamental grasses (Cortaderia selloana or C. jubata) native to South America and naturalized elsewhere, having large feathery inflorescences.
[After the pampa of south-central South America; see pampa.]
pampas grass(ˈpæmpəs; -pəz)
(Plants) any of various large grasses of the South American genus Cortaderia and related genera, widely cultivated for their large feathery silver-coloured flower branches
a tall, ornamental grass, Cortaderia selloana, native to South America, having feathery, silvery white panicles.
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|Noun||1.||pampas grass - tall perennial grass of pampas of South America having silvery plumes and growing in large dense clumps|
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay