Pennisetum ‘First Knight’

('First Knight', Napier Grass)


$12.99


Hardiness Zones:

 10a  10b  11  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

This giant napier grass is the deepest, darkest, blackest purple of them all. A sword thrust of very upright leaves in center, arching around the edges. Hail!

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Description

Winter hardy to USDA Zones 7b where it is easily grown as a perennial in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best performance is in full sun. Needs good winter drainage.

Additional information

Common Name

'First Knight', Napier Grass

Botanical Name

Pennisetum 'First Knight'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

10a, 10b, 11, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Fast

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

4 to 5 feet

Width

2 to 3 feet

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

Dark Purple

Deer Resistant

Yes

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