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Pennisetum alopecuroides Black Beauty or Chinese Fountain Grass 2-3L


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Named after its’ unusual yet striking flowers, Pennisetum alopecuroides Black Beauty is an Asian ornamental grass variety that’s sure to make an eye-catching addition to any border or container. With mid-green foliage appearing from springtime onwards, Pennisetum alopecuroides Black Beauty produces its’ distinctive bottle-brush shaped flowers during autumn.

Growing and flowering best in an area which receives plenty of sunshine, Pennisetum alopecuroides is a frost hardy grass that prefers a moist, well-drained soil.

Important Features of Pennisetum alopecuroides Black Beauty:

Max. Height: 1m

Max. Spread: 0.45m

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Pot Size 2-3L Pot
Plant Type Grasses
Family Gramineae
Genus Pennisetum
Species alopecuroides
Variety Black Beauty
Ultimate Height 30cm-1m
Ultimate Spread 30cm-1m
Habit Tuft Forming
Soil Moisture Moist, Well-Drained Soil
Site Conditions Full Sun
Foliage Type Deciduous
Season of Interest Summer, Autumn
Foliage Colour Green
Flower Colour Black
Flowering Season August, September
Hardiness Frost Hardy
EAN/GTIN 7000000004568
Pre-Order Message 2-3 Week Lead Time Before Dispatch


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