This dramatic evergreen perennial forms a clump of stiff, narrow, orange and green blades; clusters of slightly fragrant creamy-white flowers rise on black stems; wonderful winter colour (in mild climates); drought tolerant once established.
Slightly fragrant creamy-white flowers rise on black stems
Outstanding in borders, containers, mass plantings, modern, rock and water-wise gardens and as accent
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Piglet'
(Piglet Fountain Grass)
15" (38 cm)
18" (46 cm)
24" (61 cm)
Tawny foxtail-like flowers
July - September
Moderate-Low. Drought tolerant once established
Prefers an average, well-drained soil type