Pennisetum setaceum ‘Rubrum’
Other common names: Rose Fountain Grass, Purple Fountain Grass.
Pot capacity: 7 Lt.
- Reed Group.
- It has brown-red spike, red lineer leaves.
- Under optimum conditions it grows to 100-120 cm height, 60-80cm spread.
Sun Request :
- Prefer full sunlight and partial shade.
- In the semi-partial shade loses its color.
- Needs average water demand and it has resistance to drought.
- It has resistance to deep pruning.
- It grow up to 5-6 m height in warm and tropical regions.
- It has low resistance to the frost.
- USDA Zone 9a: -6.6 ° C (20 ° F)
- USDA Zone 9b: -3.8 ° C (25 ° F)
- USDA Zone 10a: -1.1 ° C (30 ° F)
- USDA Zone 10b: 1.7 ° C (35 ° F)
- USDA Zone 11: 4.5 ° C (40 ° F)