|10° to 20°F (-12° to -7°C)|
|Sun to Partial Shade.|
|Water as needed to keep soil evenly moist.|
Pennisetum Setaceum | Cenchrus Setaceus | Crimson Fountaingrass Caring for purple fountain grass is also easy. The plant is drought tolerant so watering sufficiently every week or two should be adequate. Although not required, you can give it an annual feeding with a slow-release, balanced fertilizer in spring to help stimulate new growth. You should also cut it back in the fall prior to bringing the plant indoors or in late winter/early spring for those left outdoors in suitable climates. Pennisetum Setaceum | Cenchrus Setaceus | Crimson Fountaingrass requires low maintenance once established. Use any well-composted mulch type to maintain the soil humidity during dry times. Trim it back about to ground level in winter or early spring annually to remove last season’s foliage and to encourage new growth.
An example picture gives a trustworthy image of the plant with good care. The plant in the example picture is not the plant that will be delivered. This is an example, so variations are possible. Eventually, the delivered plant may differ in for example size, the number of flowers & branches, The Plant Will be in a Plastic Pot Not The One Shown In The Picture.