Pennisetum setaceum growing herbaceous of the genus Pennisetum also known as Fountain grass, Pennisetum setaceum perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate or tropics climate.
Leaves color green, in linear shape the size can be 50-90 cm.
Pennisetum setaceum flower
Flower color yellow or red, the flowers like hair and grow stem in raceme inflorescence.
Requirements for Pennisetum setaceum growing and care:
More than -5c, well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
No but easy
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Recommended planting season?
All year, in cold climate spring-summer
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Just for design
What is the size of a Pennisetum setaceum tree / shrub / plant?
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower
Yellow or red, the flowers like hair and grow stem in raceme inflorescence.