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Pennisetum ruppellii- Plant

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Description

Fountain Grass, mission grass

Winter hardy to USDA Zones 9-10 where it is easily grown as a perennial in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Fountain Grass, mission grass
Maximum Reachable Height 3.00 to 5.00 feet
Flower Colour red
Bloom Time July to October
Difficulty Level easy to grow

Planting and care

Plants love water, but don, t drown them. That is, they don, t like to sit in water, and they, ll die if the soil is too wet in winter. The ideal soil is rich and loose, with good drainage. One of the worst mistakes you can make is to not provide adequate drainage.Use mulch.

Pennisetum ruppellii care

They are usually shipped in the spring as bare roots when plants are fully dormant, well before they have leafed out. They, ll look like a bundle of sticks on arrival. Note, they are not dead, simply dormant.If you are buying container-grown plants (vs. bare-root plants), plant them by May or early June for best results.

Sunlight full sun to part shade
Watering Medium
Soil well-drained soil
Temperature 30, C
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

Pennisetum ruppellii special feature

Specimen, group or mass. Attractive foliage and flower spikes of this ornamental grass provide excellent texture, color and contrast to borders, foundations and open areas.

Pennisetum ruppellii uses

Ornamental Use:

  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

Culinary Use:

  • leaves