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Pennisetum orientale 'Tall Tails'

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Common Name: African Feather Grass

Plant Family: Poaceae

Useful for:  Cut Flower
Planting Style:  prairie
Season of Interest:  Late summer
Position/ Situation:  Sunny Border
Sun or Shade:  Sun
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy


A vigourous form of this popular grass, tall stems topped with narrow dusky pale pink flowers emerge from clumps of foliage in summer and autumn. For a sunny border in well-drained soil - avoid wet cold clay. Lovely en masse. Grows to 4 - 6 feet


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