Pennisetum ‘Purple Fountain/Foxtail Grass’

$3.99$26.99

Pennisetum setaceum, ‘Purple Fountain Grass’

Red Foxtail Grass produces bunches of narrow rich-burgundy/red foliage and beautiful purple plumes. This plant is ideal for a formal garden or cottage style garden with its attractive leaves and eye catching characteristics.

Red Foxtail Grass grows best in full sun and requires low maintenance.

This plant dies back in Winter and then should be cut back and will re-shoot in late Spring! Please be aware if you buy this plant between May and November it will “look dead”. It is not dead.

Grows approximately:  H: 1 Meter W: 80cm

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Additional information

botanical-name

Pennisetum setaceum

height-x-width

1m x 45cm

planting-distance

For border: 60-70cm

features

Narrow leaf blades with arching coppery-white spikes with brush-like flower clusters which last from late summer until winter

conditions

Full sun to part shade in well-drained soil, drought tolerant

landscape-use

Borders, specimen, group plantings, mass, pots

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