Pennisetum orientale 'Karley Rose' PP12909 (30)ct Flat
Common Name: Grass-Ornamental, Oriental Fountain Grass
Zone 5 to 9, Full sun
Plants reach 3 to 4 feet tall and 2 to 3 feet wide. Uniform, upright clumps of gracefully arching, deep green foliage erupt into soft rose-purple plumes from early summer until frost. Enjoy its subtle straw color in the winter. 'Karley Rose' PP12909 is quick to establish in the landscape and is quite drought tolerant.
Pennisetum prefers to be grown in rich loamy soil with good drainage and full sun or light shade. However, it will grow in rocky or sandy soil as long as it remains fairly moist. This resents having 'wet feet'. This clumping works most effectively in mass plantings, but also can be used as an accent plant in gardens and in containers. This species may be propagated by seed or division.
Attributes: Border plants, Container, Cut flower or foliage, Mass planting, Deer resistant. Its compact habit makes it indispensable for small gardens and containers.
Twenty (20) plants per flat (or tray). Approximate Plug Measurements: 3.25 inches deep x 2.6 inches wide.
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