Black Fountain Grass

Black Fountain Grass

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Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry'

A mound-forming grass with dense, lush green foliage clumps with dark-brown to black flower spikes.

Thrives in well-drained soil.

Tolerates temperatures to -10 degrees (F).

Needs to be planted in full sun!                         16-24" tall with similar spread.

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Ornamental Characteristics
Category Perennial grass
foliage Type Dormant in winter
Height 2' - 4'
Spread >1'
Shape Clump-forming
Primary foliage Color Green, medium
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Brown to black flower spikes
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full sun
Water Preferences Average - Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage results in root rot. 
Cold Hardiness Zone 7 to 9