Fountain Grasses

Pennisetum purpureum 'Princess Caroline'

Pearl Millet

  • Grass grown for its burgundy green foliage
  • Changes to deep purple in late summer
  • Drought Tolerant
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
No Deadheading
No Deadheading
Ornamental Grass
Ornamental Grass
Rock Garden
Rock Garden

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Deadheading Not Necessary. Dramatic garden effect in clusters, mass plantings, or along slopes. A favorite for fresh or dried arrangements. 

Height: 4 ft
Spread: 5 ft
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~6 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Non-Flowering
Zone: 7

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance
  • Rock Garden
  • Container
  • No Deadheading
  • Great Foliage
  • Fall Color
  • Ornamental Grass


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Purple
  • Green

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring Bloomer
  • Fall
  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water