Pennisetum 'Hameln' Dwarf Grass

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Pennisetum 'Hameln' is one of the most popular dwarf fountain grasses.

The Pennisetum ​alopecuroides Hameln's compact growing habit and finely textured foliage make this one of the most popular warm season Pennisetum cultivars. 

Pennisetum 'Hameln' are grown for their flower clusters that appear in summer to fall, which is earlier than regular pennisetum, and can be used in flower arrangements both fresh and dried. Most species are very frost hardy.

The Hameln s ideal for locations where larger grasses cannot grow.  Zones 6-9



Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Hameln' is available in several sizes:

  • 3.5 inch pot - Sold Out
  • Quart Pot
  • Trade Size Gallon Container - call for availability
  • This item cannot ship to Oregon addresses.

Orders shipping to CA and AZ addresses will be bare rooted before being prepped for shipping.

  • Category: Discontinued Sale, Perennials, Perennial Plants, Ornamental Grasses
  • Plant Type: Deciduous
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial
  • Soil Condition: Dry, Well Drained, Moist
  • Bloom Season: Summer, Autumn
  • Bloom Color: White
  • Mature Height: 2 - 3ft
  • Growth Rate: Medium-growing
  • Planting Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
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