Fireworks Home depots name) - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by Biscuitsue
August 7, 2009
Reddish green clump of tall grass with plumes. Is this a perennal, if so, would I trim this back and when.

Answer from NGA
August 7, 2009


Pennisetum setaceum rubrum 'Fireworks' is Variegated Purple Fountain Grass. It is not frost hardy so should be considered an annual in your gardening region (7B). In gardening zones 9-11 it is a perennial.

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