Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'

Hamelin Dwarf Fountain Grass

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Grass
Growth Rate - Dense form
Mature Height - 2 to 3'
Mature Width -
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Inflorescences resemble foxtails; cream-white beginning in late July
Fruit -
Leaf - Arching, narrow, rich green, glossy , fluffy, upright to arching, spike-like
Fall Color - Golden yellow
Bark -
Other Features - Effective when planted in groups or masses
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Plant in full sun to light shade. Best with regular moisture but tolerates most soils, and is moderately drought tolerant. Self-sows manageably; propagate by division. Zone 4-9
Native Habitat - Sunny open lowlands and grassy places in Japan and much of eastern Asia
Diseases and Insects -
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
-not currently in our collection-

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Grass.
- Other plants of the family Poaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Pennisetum.
- Other plants of the species Pennisetum alopecuroides.