Grass, Fireworks Purple Fountain
Description: Colorful, upright growing grass with variegated stripes of white, green, burgundy, and hot pink running the length of the blade. Purple tassles appear in summer. This plant is a great addition to containers and beds near your patio or deck.
Common Name: Purple Fireworks Fountain Grass
Scientific Name: Pennisetum setaceum rubrum ‘Fireworks’
Type: Perennial, Ornamental Grass
Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 3′ Tall, 2′ Wide
Foliage Color: Burgundy midveins & hot Pink margins
Bloom Color: Fuchsia
Landscape Use: Beds & Borders, Container, Combinations, Backyard, Front Yard, Dried Flower, Specimen Plant/Focal Point, Cottage Garden, Rock Garden
Zone: 5 – 9
Growth Rate: Moderate
Companion Plants: Coreopsis, Hydrangea. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.
Maintenance: Cut back to 2-3″ in late Fall or early Spring