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Pennisetum alopecuroides

Fountain Grass

Reddish-brown feathery spikes resembling foxtails bloom in late summer above attractive mounds of arching, bright green leaves. Creates an excellent fall effect.


  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:5-9
  • Height:36-48 Inches
  • Spread:36 Inches

Flower Color
Brown
Foliage Color
Green
Best Usage
Border or Bed
Mass Planting
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Good Drainage
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Exposure
Sun
Growth Rate
Medium
Additional Information about Pennisetum alopecuroides

Reddish-brown feathery spikes resembling foxtails bloom in late summer above attractive mounds of arching, bright green leaves. Creates an excellent fall effect.