Adds texture to landscapes and Mixed Containers. Colourful foliage.
Common Name: Purple Fountain Grass / Skyrocket / Fireworks
Hardiness Zone: 9a-11b
Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°C)
Plant Habit: Upright
Characteristics: In almost all areas it will be an annual grass. Once the grass turns brown in the fall you can cut it back to the ground whenever you would like.
It is a warm-season grass. Where temperatures get colder than 15 degrees F, the plants should be treated as annuals. Once the grass turns brown it can either be removed immediately or removed in the spring. It should not be expected to live through the winter and begin growing again in the spring.