Plants with rose-pink colored spikes. This is an annual ornamental grass which provides a showy and attractive mound of foliage with arching, plumed flower-heads. Good in pots or as cutting material. The flower-heads are lighter than the foliage, providing a unique contrast. Grows 2 to 4 feet tall, best in full sun in well draining soils.
Native to Africa
Germination takes longer than 2 weeks at 70-80F, 20+ days often for germination. Thinly cover seeds with soil medium and keep moist but not wet.