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Pennisetum alopecuroides Cassian

Dwarf Fountain Grass

This mid-height, warm-season grass has creamy-pink tinted bottlebrush blooms in midsummer. Blooms usually persist into September. Leaves take on pretty oranges and reds in October. Needs a protected loacation to winter over in zone 5.


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Status: Ready
Availability: Available
$15.49
Commercial Login
  • Category:Grasses
  • Hardiness Zone:6-9
  • Height:20-24 in
  • Spread:24-30 in
  • Bloom Color: Pink, Cream
  • Foliage Color: Green

Prefers full sun and moist, well-drained soil.  Trim back hard in early spring before new growth emerges.

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
July
August
Foliage Color
Green