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Pennisetum x advena 'Rubrum'

Pennisetum x advena 'Rubrum (Tropical)'

Fountain Grass - Red Tender

Pennisetum x advena 'Rubrum' has beautiful red inflorescences and burgundy foliage. Red Tender Fountain Grass is an annual that blooms for so long, and is so beautiful, that it is well worth replanting every summer. Use it for containers, or directly in the ground.  Formerly classified as P. setaceum 'Rubrum'.

Height

4 Feet

Spread

2 Feet

Bloom Color

Red

USDA Hardiness Zone

9
Current Availability
Qty Avail Description Future Crop
0 Pennisetum x advena Rubrum #2 (red seedheads) 576
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Dried Flower
Soil Conditions
Average
Dry
Bloom Time
Summer
Exposure
Sun
Tolerance
Drought Tolerant
Foliage Color
Burgundy/Purple/Red
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