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PlantFiles Pictures: Rose Fountain Grass, Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum setaceum)

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Laurel, DE
(Zone 7a)

July 29, 2002
5:29 PM

Post #37767

Rose Fountain Grass, Purple Fountain Grass 'Rubrum'
Pennisetum setaceum

Additional info: (Graceful Grasses™ series)

Just put these in in early July. Although not hardy here in Zone 6, will give them a try as they are somewhat protected.

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(Zone 4a)

September 18, 2003
8:24 AM

Post #653014

Lovely setting!
What is the shrub in the background?
Thank you.
Bolton, Greater Manc
United Kingdom
(Zone 8a)

September 18, 2003
8:25 AM

Post #653015

They are lovely. I am really getting to love this species. Must grow some more.
Laurel, DE
(Zone 7a)

September 18, 2003
11:51 AM

Post #653082

Behind the rail is the flowering midnight broom and barberry bust to the right. I brought these inside last winter and they are doing great again this year. They make fabulous backdrops in dried arrangements!
Palo Alto, CA
(Zone 10b)

December 28, 2008
3:02 AM

Post #5934755

Hi Candee,
This is the one. :)

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