Pennisetum Princess Caroline
The rich dark purple foliage creates a bold display in the garden from spring onward.
Month Available: August
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Annuals
Hardy: Protect from frost
Main Attribute: Foliage Interest
Height / Spread: 90cm x 120cm (24in x 32in)
These are wonderful focal points and look excellent in a mixed border
Where to Plant: Patio pots
Pests and Diseases: None
Plant Care: Protect in winter by moving to a frost free place.
Care and Time: Medium - winter
Benefits: Excellent structural form. Good foliage colour
History: Pennisetum is a widespread genus of plants in the grass family, native to tropical and warm temperate countries. They are known commonly as fountaingrasses
EU Rights: EU Plant Variety Rights apply. Propgation without a licence is illegal.