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Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Love and Rockets'

Love and Rockets Fountain Grass

Small fountain grass with wine red flowers that soften gracefully in fall. Compact dark green foliage contrasts nicely with red blooms, turning to shades of red in fall.

  • Patent No: PP33,035
  • Height: 24" – 36"
  • Width: 24" – 36"
  • Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
  • Flower Color: Red
  • Bloom Time: July, August, September, October
  • Hardiness Zone: 5 To 9
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  • Plant Characteristics - Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Love and Rockets'

  • Attributes

    • Container
    • Fall Color
  • Critter Resistance

    • Deer Resistant
    • Rabbit Resistant
  • Plant Habit

    • Mound
  • Light Conditions

    • Sun
  • Flower Color

    • Red
  • Flower Hue

    • Light
  • Flower Type

    • Panicle
  • Flower Height

    • 24" to 36"
  • Foliage Color

    • Changing
  • Leaf Texture

    • Fine
  • Flower Form

    • Single
  • Flower Size

    • 2"
  • Soil Moisture

    • Moist/Well Drained
  • Growth Rate

    • Average
  • Origin

    • Hybrid

Possible Substitutions for Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Love and Rockets'

20888A Helictrotrichon Saphir A GS 1
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Matching Attributes
  • Height: 24" – 36"
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Matching Attributes
  • Height: 24" – 36"

Frequently Purchased With Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Love and Rockets'

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White Gayfeather
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St. Charles, IL 60174

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