Red Fountain Grass

Red Fountain Grass
Red Fountain Grass (Pennisetum setaceum)

Tall, burgundy colored grass producing pink to light purple flower heads. Loose open graceful habit. Good in the border or in containers. Useful ornamental grass good as an accent, filler or specimen plant. Good container plant. Best color in full sun. Will not overwinter in cold growing regions.

  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Mature Height: 3 - 4 Feet
  • Soil Conditions: Moist, Well-Drained
  • Bloom Color: Purple 
  • Bloom Season: June - October
  • Hardiness: Tender Annual
  • Size: Tall
Caring for Red Fountain Grass
  • Full sun, in moist well-drained soil.
  • Must be propagated vegetatively. Will not come true to type from seed.