Ornamental Grass (Pennisetum orientale 'Karley Rose')

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Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Rose-purple
Flower Time: Summer
Resistances: Drought tolerant

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Location: IowaDate: August 2013
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Location: IowaDate: August 2013
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Posted by cats1 on Aug 15, 2013 8:07 AM

Karley's a nice non invasive fountain grass. Mine is about 6 or 7 years old, is maybe 4 feet around and about 3 1/2 feet tall. The blooms start off a rose color that age into almost an orange.

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