Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Orientale'

Chinese Fountain Grass, Fountain Grass, Swamp Foxtail Grass

Family: Poaceae Grass

Type Perennial, grass
USDA Hardiness range 7A - 9B
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Pink
Bloom time Mid Summer to Early Winter
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Border, container, erosion control, ground cover, massing, specimen
Height 18" to 24" / 45cm to 60cm
Spread n/a
Bloom attributes Suitable for dried flowers
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral, slightly alkaline
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Rounded
Attributes and features Attractive foilage