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PENNISETUM RUBRUM

PENNISETUM RUBRUM

Pennisetum advena 'Rubrum'
Member $9.95
Non-Member $14.95
Graceful tassels of mushroom-pink arch over a striking mound of deep burgundy, linear foliage.Commonly known as Purple Fountain Grass, this dramatic grass makes an impressive pot specimen or accent feature in the garden planted amongst other grasses, succulents and perennials. This sterile cultivar will never become a weed.
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PLANTS: PPRU

Growing Information

Heat Zone 4 - 14
Height To 1.2m
Position in FULL SUN
Flowers Dec - Mar
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 10 - 12
Width To 1.2m
Drought tolerant once established
HERBACEOUS/SEMI-DECIDUOUS
burgundy foliage flowers

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

PENNISETUM RUBRUM

Pennisetum advena 'Rubrum'
Member $9.95
Non-Member $14.95
Graceful tassels of mushroom-pink arch over a striking mound of deep burgundy, linear foliage.Commonly known as Purple Fountain Grass, this dramatic grass makes an impressive pot specimen or accent feature in the garden planted amongst other grasses, succulents and perennials. This sterile cultivar will never become a weed.
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PLANTS: PPRU
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