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Pennisetum orientale

For sale by Celia Jennings

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2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Pennisetum orientale

Common names

Oriental fountain grass, Fountain grass


Pennisetum orientale (Oriental fountain grass). This is a finely textured ornamental grass. The flowers will appear in the late spring and remain until the first frost.


They are very frost hardy. and will prefer full sun with fertile, well-drained soil.

Interest and use

Ornamental, border, edging, naturaliser, dried arrangements

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Pennisetum orientale | Warnham, Horsham, West Sussex, RH12 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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Warnham, Horsham, West Sussex, RH12
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