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Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head'

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head'

Fountain Grass

'Red Head' was selected for its earlier flowering and very large blooms. Huge, red bottlebrush plumes appear in mid to late summer measuring 8-10" long. Creates a spectacular wave of color when planted in masses.

Exposure:

Sun

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Height:

3-4 Feet

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Spread:

3-4 Feet

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Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Characteristics & Attributes for Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head'

Attributes
Fall Bloomer
Drought Tolerant
Dried Flower
Cut Flower
Winter Interest
Attractive Foliage
Fall Foliage
Low Maintenance
Long Blooming
Flower Color
Red
Foliage Color
Green
Best Usage
Mass Planting
Border or Bed
Specimen
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Growth Rate
Medium
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