fountain grass


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Noun1.fountain grass - tall perennial ornamental grass with long nodding flower plumes of tropical Africa and Asiafountain grass - 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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Also known as fountain grass 'Rubrum', this stunning Pennisetum will create a dramatic and long-lasting garden display.
Also known as Chinese fountain grass this clump forming deciduous grass produces large, early flowers which open red and gradually fade to purple and beige.
You've still got plenty of time before new growth emerges from clumps of warm-season grasses such as maiden grass, little bluestem, fountain grass, switch grass, prairie dropseed and Indian grass.
Here's a list of some of my favourites that I find both functional and beautiful: | Pennisetum 'Hameln' - there are a number of varieties of fountain grass now available, but for the British climate, Hameln seems to be the most reliable for producing fluffy flowers.
Here's a list of some of my favourites that I find both functional and beautiful: Pennisetum 'Hameln' - there are a number of varieties of fountain grass, but for the British climate, Hameln seems to be most reliable for producing fluffy flowers.
thR gras Hameln' Here's a list of some of my favourites that I find both functional and beautiful: | Pennisetum 'Hameln' - there area number of varieties of fountain grass now available, but for the British climate, Hameln seems to be the most reliable for producing fluffy flowers.
thR gras their 'Hameln' Here's a list of some of my favourites that I find both functional and beautiful: | Pennisetum 'Hameln' - there area number of varieties of fountain grass now available, but for the British climate, Hameln seems to be the most reliable for producing fluffy flowers.
'Hameln' Here's a list of some of my favourites that I find both functional and beautiful: | Pennisetum 'Hameln' - there are a number of varieties of fountain grass now available, but for the British climate, Hameln seems to be the most reliable for producing fluffy flowers.
Coastal plants like soft rush, reeds, and German bamboo will greet guests in the very west of the park, followed by plants found 500 meters above sea level, like Chinese fountain grass, and then on to the Mountain wampi, Formosan maples, and ferns of 1,000 meters.
SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER: CONEFLOWERS (ECHINACEA) AND FOUNTAIN GRASS (PENNISETUM) CONEFLOWERS are stunning.They look like giant inverted daises and are among my favourites with their distinctive pale purple or pink petals.
In the front yard, Ford installed a meadow of no-mow fountain grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln') instead of turf, for lower water usage and maintenance.