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Pennisetum 'Puppy Love'

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  • Feathery Plumes,
  • Burgundy Fall Foliage,
  • Compact Height
Common Name:Fountain Grass
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:30 - 36 Inches
Spread:30 - 36 Inches
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)

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(Fountain Grass) Enjoy multiple seasons of interest with Pennisetum 'Puppy Love' in your landscape. Standing 30-36 inches tall and wide, the bright green foliage forms an arching and mounding habit. In late summer, the extra large, dark plumes emerge along with the darkening of the foliage for added interest. Enjoy the beauty of Pennisetum 'Puppy Love' as it sways in the breeze. Plant in a full sun location. 'Puppy Love' has low to average water needs. Planted as a border, in mass or as a specimen, Pennisetum 'Puppy Love' is an easy to grow ornamental grass variety. Hardy in zones 5-9, Pennisetum 'Puppy Love' makes a great focal point. 'Puppy Love' is not sterile so you may choose to remove the flower heads before they go to seed, to prevent this plant from spreading in your garden.
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Pennisetum 'Puppy Love' PPAF

Common Name Fountain Grass
USDA Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry, Moderate
Max Height 2-3 Feet
Max Spread 2-3 Feet
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, Drought Tolerant
Design Use Border, Combination Containers, Container, Massing, Specimen
Container Design Thriller
Season of Interest (Flowering) Fall, Late Summer, Winter
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter

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