Pennisetum 'Red Head' /Red Head Fountain Grass

Pennisetum 'Red Head'  / Pennisetum 'Red Head'
Flower heads with a tinge of purple color
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Flower heads with a tinge of purple color

Flowers and foliage

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Scientific Name: Pennisetum 'Red Head'
Common Name: Red Head Fountain Grass
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: Red, Purple
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: Prodcues bottlebrush plumes starting early in the warm season. In mid to late summer it produces very large purple plumes that last into winter.