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Saccharum officinarum 'Pele's Smoke' /Pele's Smoke Sugar Cane

Saccharum officinarum 'Pele's Smoke'  / Saccharum officinarum 'Pele's Smoke'
Handsome purple foliage a special feature of this sugar cane grass
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Handsome purple foliage a special feature of this sugar cane grass

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Scientific Name: Saccharum officinarum 'Pele's Smoke'
Common Name: Pele's Smoke Sugar Cane
Plant Type: Evergreen
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: This is the sugarcane cultivar that has a lot of qualities that can be used in landscape work. It produces handsome purple foliage and purple stems. It makes an excellent accent plant where a tall slender grass is needed for background or accent.