Add Fireworks To Your Yard This July

Add Fireworks To Your Yard This July



Variegated Purple Fountain Grass(Pennisetum setaceum 'Fireworks')

Synonyms: P. xadvena 'Fireworks'

Genus: Pennisetum

A refreshing new look to an old time favorite ornamental grass! Pennisetum ‘Fireworks’ is the first variegated purple fountain grass. The midvein is the typical burgundy color and is flanked by hot pink margins. Produces beautiful red-burgundy foxtail flowers. Great accent plant and excellent in containers. -Santa Rosa Gardens

Noteworthy Characteristics: The first variegated purple fountain grass.

Care: Cut back in late winter to expose new foliage.

Propagation: By dividing the root ball.

Overview

Height 3 ft. to 6 ft.

Spread 1 ft. to 3 ft.

Growth Habit Clumps

Growth Pace Moderate Grower

Light Full Sun to Part Shade

Moisture Dry to Medium

Maintenance Low

Characteristics Showy Flowers, Showy Foliage Bloom Time Late Summer, Summer Flower Color Pink, Red Foliage Color Colorful/Burgundy Foliage, Variegated Foliage Uses Backyard, Beds and Borders, Combinations, Container, Dried Flower, Front Yard, Low-Maintenance, Specimen Plant/Focal Point, Sun, Texture Style Cottage Garden, Meadow Garden, Rock Garden

Seasonal Interest Summer Interest

Tolerance Deer Tolerant

Type Grasses

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