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Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head'

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head'

Fountain Grass

'Red Head' Fountain Grass has huge smoky burgundy bottlebrush seedheads above wide green leaves. Earlier blooming than 'Moudry' and showier. Selected by Brent Horvath from seedlings of P. 'National Arboretum'. It really turns heads when in bloom, and the winter foliage is attractive.

Height

36 Inches

Spread

36 Inches

Bloom Color

Ivory/Buff, Red

USDA Hardiness Zone

6
Current Availability
Qty Avail Description Future Crop
69 Pennisetum alopecuroides Red Head #3 (black/red seedheads) 96
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Deer Resistant
Dried Flower
Soil Conditions
Average
Dry
Bloom Time
Summer
Exposure
Sun
Tolerance
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Foliage Color
Green
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