Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum' Plant Care Reminders
Purple fountain grassFountain Grass
You can copy this plant care and use it as-is or make it your own.
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Plant Care Instruction
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When's the best time to buy this plant? When can you buy these from seed (if you can)? When is it usually available? What are things to look for when you're buying it? Or anything other tidbit of information you can share!
Buy in Early Spring or Late Fall
When's a good time to plant this plant or bulb? Any special planting instructions?
Plant in early spring or late fall.
When's a good time to prune this plant? How about deadheading, pinching back, trimming or any other grooming? Any special requirements?
Cut back in late winter to have nice new red growth in the spring