Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘Hameln’

Dwarf Fountain Grass

Mature Height: 1.5-2.5

Mature Width: 1.5-2.5

USDA Hardiness Zone Range:  5 to 9

Water Requirements:  Average

Shade Requirements:  Full Sun, Partial Shade


Pennisetum alopecuroides commonly known as Dwarf Fountain Grass packs great qualities into a beautiful plant. It produces pretty bottlebrush blooms and is the right size fit to many landscapes. Another great attribute is that is requires little maintenance and thrives in dry conditions and full sun. It is a great addition in small patios or large areas because it serves as a filler. It is also lovely in decorative containers, when combines with contrasting plants or as a main attraction.

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