Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Wet
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Foliage
Bloom Color
Apricot
Purple
Attributes
Good Cut Flowers
For Bird Lovers
Water Requirements
Adapts well to dry or moist conditions
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Riverbend Nursery (AKW)

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry'

Fountain Grass

Graceful ornamental clumps of rather wide, dark green, glossy leaves produce striking purple-black foxtails. Flower plumes can be used in floral arrangements or left in the garden for unusual winter interest. Great accent for pools or ponds.

Height:

36-48 Inches

Spacing:

36" (91 cm)

Additional:

Adapts well to dry or moist conditions.

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Bloom Color:

Purple-black.

Pennisetum (pen-i-see'-tum)

Family: Poaceae · Common Name: Fountain Grass

This genus offers a nice selection of fountain grasses of various sizes and foliage and plume colors. The fuzzy foxtail plumes grace the arching stems in the early summer through the winter garden. Excellent for containers, borders and en mass plantings.

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