Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Purpureum' /Feathertop Fountain Grass
Striking foliage and autumn flowers
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Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Purpureum'
Feathertop Fountain Grass
Well drained, Moist,
Susceptible to insects
Is a vigorous grower and has wine colored foliage which is in high contrast to the whitish inflorescences looking like a bottlebrush are produced in summer and fall. Use as a specimen, accent, in group plantings and in containers. This ornamental grass should be cut to ground level before new growth begins in spring. Birds eat the seeds it produces.
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