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Home > Products > Grass Page > Pennisetum Burgundy Giant

  Pennisetum 'Burgundy Giant'- Longwood Gardens Introduction
 
Pennisetum Burgundy Giant
Pennisetum Burgundy in the San Marcos Growers Garden
 
A large evergreen Pennisetum, 5-6 ft. tall with red ribbon-like foliage and maroon flower spikes. More tropical looking than P. macrostachyum 'Rubrum.' Needs regular water and a warm spot - Recovers slowly from even a mildly cold winter and might be better used as an annual. Introduced by Longwood Gardens in Pennsylvania.

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