Posted on March 06, 2020
So cute, they’re downright AWWW!-SOME. Compact Pennisetum so cute you’ll say “Awww!”
Hardy in USDA Zones 6 (5 with protection) through 9.
P. alopecuroides. ‘Little Bunny’Yep, it’s little all right. This foot-high fountain grass is a miniature offspring of the world famous P. ‘Hameln’. Neat cascading mounds of narrow blades rise just a foot tall, loaded with small bottlebrush flowers. Wonderful for massing in borders, rock gardens or pondside. 12 - 16” in flower
P. alopecuroides 'Burgundy Bunny' PP21917Everything about this is petite, including its short stature, narrow green leaves, and small tufted cream flower plumes in late summer. This miniature variety shows some red color in summer followed by all-over blazing red color in the fall until frost. 12-16 inches tall.