Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'



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About This Product

Botanical Name: Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'

Common Name: Dwarf Fountain Grass

A warm-season ornamental grass with a dwarf, vase-like form. Pinkish buff-white flower panicles are fuzzy, fluffy and bottlebrush-like. From mid-summer into fall, the feathery plumes top slender, green leaf blades. Foliage turns bronze-orange in fall. Fine in containers. Tolerates poor soils and drought once established.

USDA Zone: Zones 5 - 9

Sunset Zone: Zones 2B - 24

Mature Height: 12 - 30 inches

Mature Width: 12 - 30 inches

Light Needs: Full Sun

Water Needs: Moderate, Regular