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