Pennisetum setaceum

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Noun1.Pennisetum setaceum - tall perennial ornamental grass with long nodding flower plumes of tropical Africa and AsiaPennisetum setaceum - tall perennial ornamental grass with long nodding flower plumes of tropical Africa and Asia
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
genus Pennisetum, Pennisetum - a genus of Old World grasses
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Casual drifts of yellow yarrow, blue-violet Russian sage, purple coneflower, and Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubruin' in this Portland garden ramble as if they were planted by nature.
Pennisetum alopecuroides, "Little Bunny", has delicate bottlebrush flowers in pink while Pennisetum setaceum has dark burgundy, sword-like leaves that give rise to huge plumes of deep purple flower heads.
Pennisetum setaceum (Poaceae), especie nueva para el continente europeo.
Especies invasoras historicas detectadas: Acacia farnesiana, Agave americana, Anredera cordifolia, Aptenia cordifolia, Cardiospermum grandiflorum, Carpobrotus edulis, Nicotiana glauca, Opuntia dillenii, Opuntia maxima, Pelargonium inquinans, Pennisetum setaceum.
We combined perspectives from physiological ecology and population biology to address three questions about Pennisetum setaceum on Hawaii.
Incluso en casos de gravedad extrema se han tenido que aplicar medidas de control y erradicacion, como ha ocurrido con Pennisetum setaceum en la isla de La Palma (Perez de Paz & al.
1 PENNISETUM SETACEUM RUBRUM Purple grass topped with furry plumes of pinky-purple flowerheads.
Consider blue oat grass (helictotrichon sempervirens) for blue-colored foliage, or pennisetum setaceum (red fountain grass) for mahogany reds.
The burgundy of Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum', for instance, enriches a hot orange scheme of kangaroo paw, lion's tail, orange cestrum, and orange gloriosa daisy.
An arrangement of feathery festucas, Muhlenbergia capillaris (pink hair grass), Miscanthus sinensis (Japanese silver grass), Pennisetum setaceum ``Rubrum'' or red fountain grass and smaller varieties such as common blue fescue will allow you to create a magical landscape that moves with the wind where a still, monotonous lawn used to be.