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Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'

Hameln Dwarf Fountain Grass

Main interest:
showy plumes
full sun to partial shade, medium to wet water needs
Growth type:
Flower colour:
pinkish white, August to October
dark green to russet gold in the fall
USDA Hardiness:
zone 5: -28.9 ° C (-20 ° F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 2-3 ft (0.6-0.9 m) width: 2-3 ft (0.6-0.9 m)
specimen, mass planting, ground cover, rain garden,

Hameln Dwarf Fountain Grass is similar to other varieties in the  the fountain grass species, however, the flower spikes are shorter, and the plant is more compact. the foliages is fine textured, upright, and arching. Deep green in colour, the foliage turns to yellow in the fall. Silver to pinkish-white flower spikes arch outwards in late summer.

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Synonym(s): Cenchrus purpurascens 'Hameln'

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