Pennisetumalopecuroides 'Desert Plains' PP20751
Common Name: Grass-Ornamental, Fountain Grass
Zone 5 to 9, Full sun
Plants reach 4 feet tall and 3 to 4 feet wide. This large fountain makes a great focal point in a sunny landscape. It is easy to grow as long as full sun is provided. Many consider it to be the best hardy pennisetum available today. 'Desert Plains', a seedling of 'Cassian', has an improved habit and flowering performance over 'Cassian'.
- Superior vase-like habit, fall color, and improved flowering performance over older cultivars
- Narrow green leaves turn red, orange, and gold in fall
- Showy, large 5 inch bottlebrush flowers
Twenty (30) plants per flat (or tray). Approximate Plug Measurements: 3in deep x 2in wide.