Pennisetum alopecuroides - swamp fountain grass
Compact elegant native grass with creamy foxtail flowerspikes. Suited to moist soils as the name suggests. Plant this grass where you can enjoy the sound of the leaves rustling in the breeze.
Pennisetum alopecuroides - swamp fountain grassAPPEARANCE : Australian native tussock grass, fast growing, with fine green foliage and cream flower heads during the warmer months.
USE FOR : Mass plant to control weeds, scatter through rocky garden settings or plant as a border. Suited to moist boggy soils.
CLIMATE : Tolerates light overnight frost
PLANTING : Plant in full sun to part shade; grows in most garden soils.
CARE : Mulch and water well, remove old flowerstems and dead leaves for a tidy appearance. Apply a controlled release fertiliser after trimming for best results. Water during dry periods.
HEIGHT & WIDTH : 1m H x 1m W.
YOUR PLANTS : These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.
You can see an example in the image gallery.
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