Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln'
Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln' (Dwarf Fountain Grass) - Grows 2' tall and are clump-forming. In late summer buff-colored flower heads pop up in profusion on 1' spikes. The graceful fountain-like plumes slowly change color from buff to soft pinks and light-colored maroons. One to three plants are effective in small gardens as an accent, and in larger areas, mass plantings are stunning. Adds structure to the winter garden as well as seed for birds.