Pennisetum advena Rubrum

Common Name : Purple Fountain grass

Plant Description

Outstanding variety of ornamental grass producing clumps of burgundy foliage with spectacular purple fluffy plumes. Its a hardy, fast growing, graceful plant coming from parts of Asia and Australia. It grows quickly and needs little care. Its plumes can be cut and used for dried flower arrangements

Plant Specifications

  • Plant UsesGarden beds, pots, specimen plants or excellent border plant
  • Water RequirementsRegular Summer watering
  • Plant availabilityNot available
  • PositionFull sun to part shade
  • Height / Width1.5m high by 1.3m wide
  • CareWill tolerate humidity and heat, wind and light frost
  • SoilRich well drained soil