Standard Fountain Grass Details

Standard Fountain Grass

  • Botanical Name: Pennisetum alopecuroides
  • Plant Type: Ornamental Grass
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Demand: Medium
  • Landscape Use: Border - Mixed, Deer Resistant, Focal Point/Specimen Plant
  • Ornamental Value: Gold
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Birds
  • Season: Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 2'
  • Plant Height: 3'


Plumes are 4 to 10 inches long and are borne on long, arching stems.

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