Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Moudry'

(Black Fountain Grass)

Growing
Requirements

Zone

5    (-20°F/-29°C)

 Exposure

Full sun
 Form

Foliage Height

24"     (61 cm)

 Width

36"     (91 cm)

 Flower Height

48"     (122 cm)

 Flower Colour

Large thick dark purplish bottle brushes radiate from the centre of the clump

 Bloom Time

September - October

 Watering Needs

Moderate-Low. Grows best with adequate moisture but tolerates a certain amount of drought

 Soil Preferences

Prefers an average, well-drained soil type