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Pennisetum orientale            Family: Poaceae   (Grass)          
Oriental Fountain Grass

 

Picture of Pennisetum orientale

 Photography by: Dr. Robert E. Lyons

       
Type: Perennial, grass
Hardiness range: 7A - 9B
Height: 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm
Spread: 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm
Growth rate: Average
Exposure: Full sun
Persistence: Deciduous, broadleaf
Bloom color: White
Bloom season: Mid Summer to Mid Fall
Bloom attributes: Suitable for cut flowers
Leaf color: Green
Fruit color: n/a
Water requirements: Dry to moist
Soil pH requirements: Neutral
Soil type: Sandy, loamy
Form: Rounded
Landscape uses: Border, container, foundation, ground cover, massing, seashore, specimen
Attributes and features: Attractive foilage, naturalizing
   
Picture of Pennisetum orientale

 Photography by: Dr. Robert E. Lyons

 

 

Pennisetum orientale

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