Pennisetum Rubrum
Pennisetum Rubrum  (Purple Fountain Grass)
Pennisetum Rubrum
(Purple Fountain Grass)


 
3.5" pot
  $8.95

Zones: 9, 10
Mature Size: 3 - 5' tall, 24 - 48" wide
Light: Full Sun, Part Shade
Blooms: Mid - Summer to Late Summer
Flower Color: burgundy Red

Quantity in Stock:96
Available: Spring 2018

Product Code:
PEN-RUB
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Description Plant Care
 
Pennisetum 'Rubrum' (Purple Fountain Grass, Red Fountain Grass). Also known as Purple Fountain Grass, Red Fountain Grass, Burgundy Fountain Grass. A large clump of 'Rubrum' swaying in the breeze can be quite an eye-catcher! 'Rubrum' is a perennial from South Africa, treated as an annual in northern growing areas. It is a rapid grower and a prolific bloomer, from early summer to frost. Dark red-burgundy color throughout the foliage and foxtail-like flowers. Prefers well-draining soil in full sun to partial shade. Great accent plant, and excellent in containers!
Special Characteristics:
  • Salt Tolerant

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