Pennisetum alopecuroides (Fountain Grass)

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Pennisetum alopecuroides, commonly known as Chinese Fountain Grass, is a perennial ornamental grass native to China, Japan and Korea. It has an upright growth habit with fountain-like plumes of white or pink flowers that appear in late summer.

Supplied in a 3 litre pot

Original price was: £12.95.Current price is: £9.71. (inc. VAT)

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Pennisetum alopecuroides, commonly known as Chinese Fountain Grass, is a perennial ornamental grass native to China, Japan and Korea. It has an upright growth habit with fountain-like plumes of white or pink flowers that appear in late summer. The foliage is a deep green which takes on purple and bronze hues in fall. It grows best in full sun and moist, well-drained soils but is drought tolerant once established.

Chinese Fountain Grass can be used as a specimen plant or planted in groupings to provide an attractive display. The flowers of this grass have been known to attract birds and butterflies and make a great addition to any garden. For best results, prune the plants back to their base in late winter or early spring before new growth begins. This will help to ensure a healthy and attractive plant throughout the growing season.

Chinese Fountain Grass is easy to maintain and requires minimal care, making it a great choice for gardeners of all levels of experience. When planted in optimal conditions, it can provide years of enjoyment with its showy flower heads and graceful foliage. With its graceful nature, Chinese Fountain Grass is a great addition to any garden or landscape. Whether used as a specimen plant or planted in groupings, it will create an eye-catching display that will bring beauty into anyone’s garden.

Supplied in a 3 litre pot

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