Purple Fountain Grass (LIVE PLANT) ORNAMENTAL FOLIAGE
The beauty of this plant makes it a popular focal point in a mixed bed, and also in container gardens. You can mass several of the plants together to create a visually Purple Fountain Grass is the perfect addition to your garden, offering a beautiful border or privacy screen with an elegant look. It thrives optimally in containers, creating an eye-catching display of purple plumes. Enjoy the vibrant foliage and texture throughout the year in your outdoor space.. However, it may need some staking for support and does best when planted in an area protected from strong winds.
Like most ornamental grasses, purple fountain grass can be planted nearly any time of year, though it establishes best in spring. Since mature plants can reach about 5 feet tall (and nearly as wide), they should be given plenty of room in the garden with at least 3 feet between plants, and in a hole both deep and wide enough to accommodate the roots. Water the grass thoroughly after planting.