Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum'
Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum'
Purple Fountain Grass
Stunning smokey-purple blades with red highlights and foxtail-like plumes bloom midsummer through frost. A fabulous vertical accent for containers and perfect foil for other colors in the border. Worth planting every year as an annual! (Ornamental Grass)
Bloom time Size Exposure
3-5' tall x 2-4' wide Sun 
Hardiness Zone:9,10,11
zone map Cold Hardy to 20° to 30°F
Attracts Beneficial Insects Attracts Beneficial InsectsAttracts Birds Attracts Birds
Colorful Foliage Colorful FoliageDeer Resistant Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant Drought TolerantFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage
Fall/Winter Color Fall/Winter ColorGood for Cut Flowers Good for Cut Flowers
Long Blooming or Repeat Blooming Long Blooming or Repeat Blooming