annual fountain grass ‘sunset’

Pennisetum setaceum ‘sunset’ (annual fountain grass ‘sunset’)

Botanical Name
Pennisetum setaceum ‘Sunset’
Common Name annual fountain grass ‘Sunset’
Family Poaceae
USDA Zone 9 to 10
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest All Seasons
Height and Spread
3-5ft x 2-4ft (90-150cm x 60-120cm)
Flower Color Red
Attracts Wildlife
Additional Information
Species Native to Northern Africa, Middle East and Southeast Asia. Winter hardy in warmer environments but planted as an annual in the Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden Northwest Light Plate