Fountain Grass

  • Pennisetum spp.
  • Lifeform: Grass
  • Fire Resistance: Poor
  • Native: No
Fountain Grass
Fountain Grass

Fountain Grass

A popular, drought tolerant grass that forms clumps of purplish maroon blades topped with rose-red flower spikes. While attractive as a landscape specimen or planted in groups, this grass is fire prone and should be removed in the defensible space zone.

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Fountain Grass Pennisetum spp.

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