Feathertop Grass, Pennisetum villosum, has large creamy plumes up to 6" long for a lush Fall display on robust clumps of grass, and it gives your garden an ethereal quality when the light filters through it.
The plumes dry out for a golden winter interest, or you can harvest and dry them.
Planting conditions: Once it's established, it is drought tolerant and only needs extra water if there's a long stretch without water.
Sun: Full sun is ideal, some shade is ok.
Blooms: Blooms in late Summer. Can be dried for Winter bouquets as well.
Hardy annual that may come back in zones 9-10 but generally should be grown as an annual.
Ships: In the Spring as a plant in a 2.75" diameter pot.
Flat rate $10 shipping no matter how many plants you buy.
We give your plants plenty of (recyclable) padding so they are cozy and safe during transit. We also monitor weather events and will contact you if unusual weather will impact your order's ship date.
If anything is not right about your plant when you receive it, please let us know and we will make it right.