Pennisetum Fireworks is a fantastic ornamental grass that produces unique colourful foliage, it will really live up to its name and create a real 'Firework' display of vibrant colour in your garden. The narrow leaves are variegated with stripes of red, pink and green before maturing to rich shades of burgundy. In late summer red flower plums rise above the grass adding further interest, the flowers can also be dried and used as cut flowers. The long-lasting foliage and pretty flowers make them a great addition to any garden border or patio container. Flowers August to September. Height 80cm and spread 100cm. 9cm pot plants supplied.
|Mature Height||80 cm|
|Mature Spread||100 cm|
|Plant Spacing||150 cm|
|Planting||Remove from the pot and plant in a hole the same depth as the container|
|Soil Type||Fertile, well drained soil|
Growing at a glance…
A fantastic grass that originates from woodland/mountain regions of Africa and Asia. It is best to make sure they receive some protection in the winter, such as planting in a sheltered spot or applying a mulch. Water freely during growth.Plant out as soon as possible. Protect from excessive winter wet. Ideal for containers and front of border displays.