Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘Cassian’

(Dwarf 'Cassian', Fountain Grass)


$12.99


Hardiness Zones:

 5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b

Quick Overview:

A slightly smaller form of fountain grass, Cassian grows to a maximum of 3 feet. Superb fall hues, turning golden with red-orange tints. A great dwarf Pennisetum selection for cooler regions or part shade.

Description

Grow in full sun or part shade in warmer climates. Fountain grass is extremely adaptable growing in most types of soils that are well-drained.

Additional information

Common Name

Dwarf 'Cassian', Fountain Grass

Botanical Name

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Cassian'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Part-sun, Sun

Height

3 ft.

Width

3 ft.

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

Summer

Flower Color

White/tan

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

Yes

Fall Color

yellow/orange

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