Cenchrus setaceus 'Fireworks'

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Botanical names:
Cenchrus setaceus Accepted
Pennisetum setaceum Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 2 feet - 3 feet
Plant Spread: 2 feet - 3 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Variegated
Other: Evergreen only in frost-free zones
Flowers: Other: Somewhat showy, but foliage colors overwhelm the flowers
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Patented: US:18504 Asexual Propagation Prohibited
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Location: My Garden - Lake Jackson, TXDate: 2012-05-03Burgundy center, pink edges, occasional green striping as well
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Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IADate: 2011-09-18
By LarryR
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Location: UGA Trial Gardens - Athens, Georgia, USADate: Summer 2009
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Location: My Garden - Lake Jackson, TXDate: 2012-05-16Maximum height lower in container
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Location: UGA Trial Gardens - Athens, Georgia, USADate: Summer 2009
By Danita
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Location: nurseryDate: 2010-0717Love the color!
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Location: Courtyard driftwoodDate: 2014-08-26
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Location: Courtyard driftwoodDate: 2014-08-26
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Location: Courtyard driftwoodDate: 2014-08-26
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Location: Courtyard driftwoodDate: 2014-08-26
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania 17565Date: 2017-06-21
By csandt
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