Fountain Grass * SOLD OUT *

Fountain Grass * SOLD OUT *

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Pennisetum alopecuroides

Fountain Grass, also called Little Bunny.

Graceful, fuzzy plumes appear above the foliage in July and last well into fall. It does best in full sun and fertile, well-drained soil.

Tolerant of heat and drought.

* Deer Resistant *  

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina                      

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Perennial, Ornamental Grass
Foliage Type Dormant in winter
Height 2' - 4'
Spread 1' - 4'
Shape Clump-forming
Primary Foliage Color Green, medium
Seasonal Foliage Color Winter Dormant
Flowering Season Plumes late Summer into Autumn
Flower Color Creamy, White Plumes
Low Maintenance Yes - once established 
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Dry: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 5  to 9