Purple Fountain Grass

Pennisetum setacetum 'Rubrum'

 

 

  • Upright, arching habit
  • Heat tolerant
  • Disease resistant

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Details

Pennisetum setacetum 'Rubrum' produces waves of graceful, soft purple plumes arching up and out from burgundy-tinted foliage in true fountain grass form. Purple Fountain Grass is especially dramatic in clusters, mass plantings, or along slopes. Very chic in fresh or dried arrangements. Pest and disease-free.

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Type:

Annual

Ornamental Grass

Sun/Shade:

Full Sun to Part Sun

Foliage Color:

Red / Pink

Hardiness Zone:

Not hardy

Height:

36-48 inches

Spread:

18-24 inches

Benefits:

Vigorous Growth

Truly Heat Tolerant

Good Cut Flowers

 
 
 
 

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