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PENNISETUM setaceum 'Red Riding Hood'

pennisetum red riding hood

PENNISETUM setaceum 'Red Riding Hood'

A truly striking ornamental grass, that is a popular dwarf clumping plant. It produces slightly arching, reddish-purple tipped foliage with an abundance of graceful brown and purple floral plumes, and is very hardy and easy to grow. It is tolerant of many adverse conditions including high temperatures, high humidity, wind, drought, and acid to alkaline soils, and is generally pest-free.

 

  • Prefers full sun
  • Average to well drained soil
  • Great for flower arrangements
  • Evergreen in frost free climates

 

Common Name: 

DWARF RED FOUNTAIN GRASS

Growth Rate: 

Fast

Exposure: 

Full sun

Water Needs: 

Low (Water-wise)

Height: 

Dwarf

Plant Type: 

Ornamental Grass

Landscape Use: 

Container
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Erosion Control
Seacoast
Xeriscape

Deciduous/Evergreen: 

Semi-evergreen

Flowering Season: 

Summer

Flower Color: 

Burgundy/Maroon

1 Gallon: 

4.50

5 Gallon: 

14.00
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