• Purple Fountain Grass


    A popular, drought tolerant plant that forms in tall narrow clumps. The wispy leaves form long blades topped by rose-red flowers. Great for planting in groups or adding a quick dash of color to your yard.

    Common Name: Purple Fountain Grass

    Type: Ornamental grass

    Family: Poaceae 

    Native Range: Africa, Southwest Asia

    Zone: 8 - 11

    Height:  2 - 4 ft.

    Spread: 2 - 3 ft.

    Bloom Time: Summer through Fall

    Bloom Description: Red

    Sun: Full sun

    Water: Occasional watering once established

    Maintenance: Low

    Flower: Showy, decorative

    Leaf: Purple

    Fruit: None


    Tolerances: Deer, drought