Shining burgundy-red foliage and red-purple flower plumes show off throughout the warm growing season. Grow as an annual in colder climates, but needs summer warmth for showy leaf color. Start by division. Also called Pennisetum setaceum 'Atropurpureum', 'Atrosanguineum', and 'Cupreum'.
Attributes - Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum'
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Mid Fall
Flower Color: Magenta, Purple, Red
Height: 2 ft. to 4 ft.
Width: 3 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Hot Climates. Container Plants, Cut Flowers, Long Blooming, Showy Flowers.