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J Lynn Nursery

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Red Head'

Regular price $9.99
Every garden needs perennial grass and Pennisetum Red Head is a great choice. Pennisetum Red Head produces dusty purple feathery plumes from late summer to fall. It blooms about a month earlier than other grasses. Other grass bloom more into mid fall and can be out of blooming sync with the rest of the garden. Like most perennial grasses, Pennisetum Red Head hold its blooms well into colder weather even when the rest of the plant has started to go dormant. Add these feathery blooms to flower bouquets for extra interest. Even before Red Head is in full bloom the buds are dark purple adding wonderful textural interest. Plant in full sun for best performance. Pennisetum Red Head prefers well drained average to moist soil. Height 48 inches. Spread 48 inches. Hardiness zone 5-8.

This item ships in a 5 inch pot.

Cannot ship to AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA

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