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Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Prairie Winds®' (Desert Plains)

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Pennisetum alopecuroides Prairie Winds? 'Desert Plains' - Desert Plains Fountain Grass from NVK Nurseries

Pennisetum alopecuroides Prairie Winds® 'Desert Plains' - Desert Plains Fountain Grass from NVK Nurseries - Walters Gardens Inc

Series: Prairie Winds®

More About Pennisetum alopecuroides Prairie Winds® ('Desert Plains') (PP20751)

  • The narrow green foliage forms an upright vase-shaped clump
  • Improved habit, flowering performance, and fall colour over 'Cassian' and 'Hameln'
  • Tips of foliage begin to turn deep red midsummer and transitions to shades of orange and gold in fall
  • Large, purple showy bottlebrush plumes emerge in early fall and age to tan as season progresses
  • Bloom Time: Early fall
  • Grass Type: Warm Season

Zone:

5

Height:

90-120 cm

Spread:

90-120 cm

Colour:

Brown
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Pennisetum alopecuroides Prairie Winds® ('Desert Plains') (PP20751) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall

Habit

Clumping
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green