(Pennisetum glaucum) Enjoy this unique annual for the marvelous vertical interest and lush color contrast it adds to borders and landscape plantings. The corn-like 4 to 5 foot plants have 1 to 3 main stems covered with deep purple foliage and topped with 12 to 14 inch cattail-like flower plumes. Foliage is deepest purple in full sun. 2003 AAS Winner.
Light: Height: 4' to 5' Width: 0" Spacing: 10" to 12"
Flower Color: Purple Foliage Color: Deep purple Disease Resistant: No Bloom Time: summer Seeds Per Packet: 10