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Foxtail Grass Seeds

Foxtail Grass Seeds

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Foxtail Grass

foxtail grass

"Foxtail Grass" is a common name used to refer to several species of plants in the genus Pennisetum, which are also known as elephant grass, ornamental grass or feather grass. The specific species may vary, but commonly refers to Pennisetum setaceum.

Here are some general characteristics of these plants:

  1. Shape and height: Pennisetum setaceum is known for its long, arching inflorescences that resemble foxtails. It can grow to a height of around 0.9 to 1.5 meters.

  2. Foliage: The leaves are thin and linear, usually green, and the plant produces purple or pinkish flowers that give the appearance of a foxtail.

  3. Uses: This plant is popular as an ornamental grass in gardens and landscapes due to its attractive shape and texture. It is also used in dried flower arrangements.

  4. This ornamental plant is known for its feathery spikes and foxtail-like appearance, hence its common name. The spikes are usually red or purple in color, making it a popular choice for decorative landscaping.

  5. Care: It is generally resistant and easy to care for. Prefers well-drained soil and full sun. It is drought resistant once established.

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