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Pennisetum setaceum 'Fireworks' (variegated purple fountain grass)

Monrovia - Fireworks Fountain Grass -Pennisetum setaceum 'Fireworks' P.# Item USDA Hardiness Zone: 9 - 11 Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Container Gardening

Love the grass. The containers are zinc: the grass is Miscanthus 'Dixieland' surrounded by Erigeron 'Profusion,' which will bloom until the hard frost.

Astilbe in a border. Most of the astilbe plants that I have seen around here in Raleigh, have very feathery flowers but some of the varieties can be quite showy such as this “country and western” astilbe with almost chenille like flowers shows.

Growing Astilbe - False Spirea - How to Grow and Care for Astilbe

Front yard/house Astilbe in a border makes a fabulous show & grows equally well in full sun/partial shade.LOVE this bright pink!

Purple Fountain Grass, Sweet Potato Vine and Purple Lantana -- my front porch urns are calling

Fountain grass, trailing verbena and potato vine. Purple Fountain Grass, Sweet Potato Vine and Purple Lantana

Red Stonecrop (Sedum Spurium Schorbuser Blut) is a very attractive border plant that does not mind the shade and can be used as ground cover under trees and shrubs forming an expansive red carpet. Its star-shaped red flowers stand out from its beautiful dark green, slightly red leaves. Flowers absolutely anywhere. Another advantage of these plants is that they suppress the growth of weeds

Red Stonecrop (Sedum Spurium 'Schorbuser Blut') Zone: 3 to is a very attractive border plant that does not mind the shade and can be used as ground cover under trees and shrubs. Another advantage of these plants is that they suppress the growth of weeds.

Purple Fountain Grass - Popular, drought tolerant grass forms neat clumps of purplish maroon blades, 2-4' by 2-3'. Topped by rose red flower spikes summer through fall. Beautiful as landscape specimen or planted in groups. Provides quick annual color in any climate. Perennial in warm climates, Zones 8 - 11.

Purple Fountain Grass - drought tolerant grass forms neat clumps of purplish maroon blades. Topped by rose red flower spikes in summer.

Supertunia Petunia and Pennisetum Ruby Mountain Grass

High Impact Sun Container Recipe - This would be pretty with purple fountain grass and some pink and yellow petunias or million bells.

Orange Surprise, by Ball Horticultural Container Size: 14 inches, Exposure: Sun  New Day™ Clear Orange gazania (2) Emerald Falls dichondra (2) Silver Falls™ dichondra Pony Tails Mexican feather grass

i love dichondra and feather grass!~Orange Surprise, by Ball Horticultural Container Size: 14 inches, Exposure: Sun New Day™ Clear Orange gazania Emerald Falls dichondra Silver Falls™ dichondra Pony Tails Mexican feather grass

Lemon grass and Petunias - Help keep Mosquitos away and look pretty!

lemon grass and petunias - Deborah Silver Dirt Simple~lemon grass repels ticks too so it's a win!

Good Vibrations™ Juniperus horizontalis 'Hegedus'

Good Vibrations® Gold - Juniperus horizontalis

Pinner says: A purple fountain grass that is perennial (comes back every year). ‘Vertigo’ grass from Proven Winners is even more striking than fountain grass. Reaching to tall by wide, ‘Vertigo’ is heat loving and long flowering.

A crescent garden container filled with coleus, petunias, new guinea impatiens, mandevilla, and potato vine.

Planter & Container Garden Design - Fairfield County, CT - Beach Style - Landscape - new york - by Austin Ganim Landscape Design, LLC

Bought a package of these seeds today.  Nice to find a great photo of them in their full glory!  Can't wait to see them in my own yard.

The Beauty of Ornamental Grasses

Galvanized Metal Tubs, Buckets, & Pails as Planters by Pottery Barn (Driven By Décor) Cute for the porch