33 Spectacular Pampas Grass Wedding Ideas

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Pampas grass is one of our favorite décor elements when it comes to wedding décor. It is a trend that has picked up some speed for a while, doesn’t seem to be slowing down soon, and we are here for all of it. This wispy, soft, and tan-colored grass is tall, tufted, and can be found growing on cliff sides and around riverbanks. It is a great wedding décor item that can be used for anything from hanging installations to backdrops or even bouquets.


Pampas Grass Ceremony Wedding Decor

Pampas grass is a great element of wedding décor that takes nothing from the natural beauty of your environment, only enhances it. One of the most versatile trends in the bridal world, the pampas grass can be used in any setting from a desert mountain event to a classical and luxurious ballroom affair.

Pampas Grass wedding Arch

There are limitless ideas for using pampas grass in decorating a wedding altar or awning. You can combine neutral tones and blush with baby’s breath, roses, and pampas grass for a whimsical type wedding arch. You can also decorate a metallic or wooden geometric awning in a dramatic, modern, or rustic look with pampas grass in its original color or any other color much suited to your wedding theme.


Wedding Aisle Decor

You can add a unique and intimate feel to your wedding aisle with pampas grass wedding décor. Place them in medium-sized gold urns within an arrangement of several florals. You could add orchids and even hydrangeas creating a most dreamy-looking walkway. At the end of the aisle, by the altar, you could place the same arrangement but taller versions in big vases that will catch the eye and draw attention to the most important space of the wedding ceremony.


Pampas Grass Wedding Decor for Reception

Adding pampas grass to your wedding reception décor is the most genius idea that can produce amazing results. You can incorporate it with your already existing wedding décor. For instance, if you have a row of chandeliers, you can create a visual delight where rustic meets with stylish as bunches of pampas grass are placed strategically between sparkling chandeliers.

Backdrop Ideas With Pampas Grass

Consider arrangements of pampas grass that work with your ceremony space. If you are having an outdoor celebration, you could try a backdrop of lush pampas arranged in a semi-circle behind the couple. For pops of color and more flair, the pampas grass can be combined with greenery, florals, and even carefully placed lighting.


Pampas Grass Centerpiece Ideas

Pampas grass is also quite attractive as a wedding table centerpiece. Wow, your guests with either dramatic or simple arrangements of pampas grass on their tables. Incorporate florals and accents of white, copper, neutrals, gold, and even greenery to create a dreamy tablescape.
For a more muted effect, you could create a color palette of pastel hues and a variety of natural textures. Pampas grass alongside fresh and dried elements in shades of ivory, beige, and taupe, all in transparent glass bottles, creating that fairy tale vibe.

Pampas Grass in Glasses Bottles Decor Ideas

Create simple pampas grass decorations with pampas of different colors arranged in large and small glass jugs for different parts of your wedding venue. From the aisles to the table centerpieces, alongside escort cards, and even the altar. For a stylish yet affordable wedding decoration.


Wedding Bouquet Ideas With Pampas Grass

Even your wedding bouquet would look like a dream incorporated with pampas grass. Add a sprig of pampas grass and sea oats to your bouquet for an arrangement with lots of texture and a unique neutral palette.

Cake Ideas With Pampas Grass

The look of the pampas grass makes it particularly suited to boho or rustic-type weddings, however, it can be used in classic, modern, or even minimalistic cake designs too. This versatility of the pampas grass makes it an easy favorite for any design. If you want something different from the usual florals, greenery, and blooms, choose one of the various options of pampas grass cake décor.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does dried pampas grass last?

Natural pampas grass, also known as bunny tails, can last between three to four years with minimal care. However, there is no limit to how long faux pampas grass can last. It can endure forever.

Is pampas grass good for decor?

Pampas grass is a great choice for wedding décor, or any event really. It can be styled in many unique ways and used for aisle décor, table centerpieces, ceiling installations, backdrops, arches, and more.

You can use it as the main star of your wedding event, creating outstanding ceremony backdrops/arches, aisle decor, unique centerpieces, hanging ceiling installations, bouquets, and even more than you can imagine.

Is pampas grass still in style?

It has been trending as a wedding décor for years now. The wedding industry cannot seem to get enough of this fluffy, tall and versatile plant. It is great for any type of wedding, from modern to vintage, boho, rustic, modern, or contemporary.

What colors go with pampas grass?

The tan color of pampas grass goes well with earthy and pastel colors. However, it doesn’t always retain its signature wheat look. Wedding pampas grass is so versatile, it can be dyed in other colors like blue or pink and used in a variety of wedding color palettes.

Make a bold statement with grand arrangements of pampas at your wedding reception. Use either of these ideas as inspiration to create the celebration of your dreams by including pampas grass in your décor.