This award winning, warm season tender perennial has long, saber-shaped leaves that emerge a dappled green and purple, maturing to a striking purple-black as summer heat intensifies; rarely flowers; heat-tolerant; nice in flower arrangements.
Nice in flower arrangements
Striking as accent and specimen, in containers, annual or seasonal plantings, small and water-wise gardens
Pennisetum purpureum 'Vertigo'®
48" (122 cm)
Prefers an average to moist soil type