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Dwarf Fountain Grass

Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Cassian'


Planted as a border or in clumps to accent your landscape

Not Native


Graceful, flowing fountain grasses are versatile and beautiful plants for sunny, dry landscapes. This dwarf fountain grass works well in tight, small spaces, in borders or perennial gardens. Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘Cassian’ produces cream-pink tinted bottlebrush blooms in July that persist well into September. A marvelous palette of oranges and reds appears in October. Wintertime ‘Cassian’ skeletons look lovely coated in frost.

Average size in the landscape: ALS-2-3'T x 2-3'W

Average height: 3' w/bloom

Color: Cream-Pink colored plume

Bloom Time: Spring to Fall

Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade

Water Usage: Drought tolerant once established

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