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1 Live Plant – Big White Pennisetum alopecuroides Hameln
A low maintenance plant once established. Fast growing plant. Plants may be shipped bare root, 2.5″ pot or 4″ pots depending on season and availability. Larger sizes come as first come/serve basis. We ship the best and largest plants first.
One of the best fountain grasses for mass plantings. Seed heads appear in July and open greenish-white, turning a creamy tan with maturity. Prefers well-draining soil.
Common Name: Compact fountain grass
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 – 9
Mature Height: 24 inches
Seedhead Color: White/Tan
Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Exposure: Full sun
Perennial Zone: 4-9
Spacing: 30″ for mass plantings, 5’+ for space between plants
Growth Habit / Form: Grassy, Upright, Arching
Growth Rate: Fast
Shipping Spring via USPS Priority Mail
Small pot size, leaves will be trimmed.
Plant the root ball into the soil and keep the top of the root ball level with the soil.
Water daily so it does not dry out. Do this for 2 weeks and then water as needed.
Flowering plumes emerge in late Summer.