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Pennisetum alopecuroides

Fountain Grass

  • Category: Ornamental Grass
  • Hardiness Zone:5-9
  • Height:30-42 Inches
  • Spread:36-48 Inches
  • Bloom Color: White

Foliage of bright green and then, yellow-brown fall color aging to almond. Bottle brush-like seedheads are wonderfully ornamental, emerging creamy white and aging to reddish brown.
This is the hardiest of the Pennisetums.

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Moist, Well-Drained
Rich
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Bloom Time
July - August