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Pennisetum
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Plant Type: Annuals

Fountain Grass is a graceful, elegant ornamental grass with plumes resembling bottle brushes appear that in summer. These attractive flowers persist from summer until fall. The purple foliage arches near the tip and gives the plant a graceful fountain shape. It is suited for the residential landscape more than most other ornamental grasses because of its small size.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Foliage Color

purple

Plant Spread

Good Companions

Plant Height

2-4 ft.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

Soil Moisture

Average and consistent water needs


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Naturalizing, Container, Rock Gardens, Border, Foundation Plantings, Mass , Specimen, Ground cover

Bloom Time

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant

Exposure

Full sun

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests