Rose Fountain Grass, Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum setaceum)

Laurel, DE(Zone 7a)

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


Common name: Rose Fountain Grass, Purple Fountain Grass
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Pennisetum
Species setaceum

Thumbnail by haighr
(Zone 4a)

Lovely setting!
What is the shrub in the background?
Thank you.

Bolton, Greater Manc, United Kingdom(Zone 8a)

They are lovely. I am really getting to love this species. Must grow some more.

Laurel, DE(Zone 7a)

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)

Hi Candee,
This is the one. :)

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