Grass, Karley Rose Fountain
Description: ‘Karley Rose’ is a clumping grass that emerges in green upright blades that arch toward the ground in a graceful cascade. Throughout summer, spectacular rose plumes reach toward the sky, and when backlit by morning or afternoon sun, the effect is remarkable.
Common Name: Karley Rose Fountain Grass
Scientific Name: Pennisetum orientale ‘Karley Rose’
Type: Perennial, Ornamental Grass
Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 36-40″ height, 24-36″ spread
Foliage Color: Green Shades
Bloom Color: Rose Pink
Bloom Period: June – October
Landscape Use: Rock Gardens, Container as an accent, Border Plant, Mass Planting, along Pond Edges
Zone: 5 – 9
Growth Rate: Fast
Companion Plants: Purple Sedum, Butterfly Bush, Coneflower, Geranium, Lilac, Knock out Roses, Hameln Dwarf Fountain Grass. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.
Maintenance: Cut foliage to 2-3″ in early Spring. Scatter organic fertilizer around the base of the plant in March.