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Fountain Grass/ Red Head

  • Very showy 10'' smoky purple seed heads
  • Foliage has streaks of gold in fall
  • Leave intact through winter for interest and to protect the crown
  • Cut back in early spring before new shoots emerge
Scientific Name:
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head'
Zone: 4
Mature Height: 3-4'
Mature Spread: 3'
Size: Small
Bloom Time: Summer
Fruiting: None
Flower Color:
Purple
Fall Color:
Yellow
Attributes:
Full Sun
Full Sun
Semi-Shade
Semi-Shade
Moderate Water
Moderate Water
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant