Love this stuff! Ornamental Grass, Pennisetum (Fountain Grass) Gorgeous annual ornamental grass Long, slender, rich burgundy leaves. Long, slender, rich burgundy leaves. Smoky pink foxtails shimmer in the slightest breeze. Satisfying in both tubs and garden beds from spring through frost.
Graceful Grasses® Red Riding Hood Fountain Grass offers richly colored burgundy leaves, with blooms that appear in the summer, and can be enjoyed until the following spring. Great in the landscape or containers.
Purple Fountain Grass 'Rubrum' - Popular, drought tolerant grass forms neat clumps of purplish maroon blades. Topped by rose red flower spikes summer through fall. Beautiful as landscape specimen or planted in groups. Perennial in warm climates. NOTE: While Pennisetum setaceum is considered invasive to CA, the species ‘Rubrum,’ ‘Fireworks,’ and ‘Skyrocket’ are not invasive and safe for California gardening efforts. When Monrovia recognizes a new plant is invasive, it will not grow it.