Narrow leaves and dainty blooms.
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Burgundy Bunny Fountain Grass

1-Quart
Item # 31557
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Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Burgundy Bunny' PP#21, 917

Foliage blazes scarlet in autumn.
Plant Patent #21, 917. A red-tinted sport of the popular 'Little Bunny,' this dwarf Fountain Grass sports carmine foliage among the green all summer, then blazes scarlet from autumn until frost. Everything about it is dimunitive, from its short size to its narrow leaves and dainty cream-colored "bunny tail" blooms. Perfect for containers, accent plantings, and small space gardens, it is an irresistible miniature! Zones 5-9.
Genus Pennisetum
Species alopecuroides
Variety 'Burgundy Bunny'
PPAF PP#21, 917
Item Form 1-Quart
Zone 5 - 9
Bloom Season Late Summer
Plant Height 12 in - 16 in
Plant Width 16 in
Light Requirements Full Sun
Uses Fall Color
Restrictions Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
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Ornamental Grasses

Planting:

Set plants in a sunny location, spacing appropriate to the ultimate height and spread of the species. Grasses are widely tolerant of soils. Many will thrive in wet soils, and are excellent planted by the water’s edge, but many will tolerate poor, dry soils.


Maintenance:

While grasses may require two to three seasons to become fully established, they are of the easiest, most trouble-free culture. They’ll withstand drought once established, and are virtually untouched by insects and diseases.

The only pruning needed is to annually cut back to ground level in late winter or very very early spring to allow for enjoying the dried foliage in the winter landscape. We recommend a winter mulch. Once established, clumps may require dividing from time to time. To dry, cut before seed ripens, and hang upside-down in a dark place.


Zones:

Zones various

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