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Today's bloom is Napiergrass 'Princess' (Pennisetum purpureum)

Bloom of the Day for March 20th, 2009:

Napiergrass 'Princess'
(Pennisetum purpureum)

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Information:
Type of plant: Annuals, Ornamental Grasses and Bamboo, Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Red, Purple, Dark Purple/Black, Maroon (Purple-Brown)

Bloom time of year: Late Spring/Early Summer, Mid Summer, Late Summer/Early Fall, Mid Fall

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 8a to Zone 10b

Height: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm), 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing: 15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

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staceysmom wrote:
Beautiful plant.... gorgeous garden!!


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