Grasses – Vertigo

Vertigo Pennisetum

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These Proven Selections grasses are an excellent plant to use in the landscape or as centerpieces in large combination pots.  The versatility of ornamental grasses make them a useful addition to any landscape.

This variety is especially dramatic in clusters, mass plantings or along slopes.  A favorite for fresh or dried arrangements.  Pest and disease-free.

Pot Size:  Gallons

Color:  Black/purple foliage

Features:  No deadheading; foliage interest; heat tolerant; landscape plant; low maintenance; may be aggressive

Height: 36-48 inches (tall)

Spacing:  24-36 inches

Habit:  Upright

Uses:  Landscapes and containers; this grass will beautify your garden all summer.  Used in either the back or middle of a container.  Usually a taller item that adds height and drama to the container.

Flowering Period:  Grown for foliage

Hardy Temp:  20 F (-7 C)

Exposure:  Sun

Water Needs:  Normal

Maintenance:  Easy