Rows of tall fountain grasses ('Pennisetum Setaceum
'), bright magenta bushes of Bougainvillea Alexandra and several sorts of shrubbery -- from Dianella tasmanica to Duranta Gold and multiple varieties of Japanese Orchids, to the ever-present red variegated leaves of Coleus and Croton plants -- it's good to see that for a first-time event, the standards at Dubai International Garden Competition, are pleasingly high.
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 ciliare (L.) Link Pennisetum setaceum
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
Researchers have found that the invasive alien fountain grass (Pennisetum setaceum
), a species native to northern Africa, is creating a fine-fuel bed that carries wildfire through native forests that otherwise would not support wildfires.
The [C.sub.4], perennial grass Pennisetum setaceum
(Forssk.) Chiov (fountaingrass) has been among the most noxious of these invaders (Cuddihy and Stone 1990).
Purple fountain grass (Pennisetum setaceum
'Rubrum') clusters around a path, while two reddish brown smoke trees draw your eye through golden clouds of flowering Stipa gigantea.
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., 1999) o con Tradescantia fluminensis en el Parque Nacional de Garajonay (Banares, 1990).
A single Pennisetum setaceum
'Red Riding Hood' fills a glazed sea green container.
1 PENNISETUM SETACEUM
RUBRUM Purple grass topped with furry plumes of pinky-purple flowerheads.
5 Purple fountain grass (Pennisetum setaceum
'Rubrum') Graceful mounding grass to 5 ft.