The upright mounding narrow foliage is highlighted with red in summer, but by fall is ablaze with intense burgundy. They have been given the name “bunny tails” because the flowers actually look like the tail of a rabbit. It’s a stunning addition to a centerpiece. In fact, its blooms are of a type commonly referred to as foxtails. Click the button below to add the Pennisetum messacum 'Red Bunny Tails' Fountain Grass - 5 Gallon to your wish list. Dried bunny tails (also known as lagurus grass) is perfect for home decor or making floral arrangements. Pennisetum are prized for their arching multitude of bottle-brush plumes. Hardiness zone 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b. 1 bunch which includes 48-51 pcs bunny tails. Moderate-growing, clumping, perennial ornamental grass to 18-30” tall x 18-24” wide. Flowers persist throughout the season. Pennisetum Burgundy Bunny - Common name:Fountain Grass, Pearl Millet - A red-tinted sport of P. Little Bunny. Self-sows easily, but not a particularly problematic weed. Muhlenbergia rigens Deer Grass - 5 Gallon $29.99 $14.99. The flowers are a deep red, almost considered a red-black. CareGrow in light, average, well-drained soil in full sun. It brings an extremely fine and delicate texture to the garden composition and should be used to full effect. Seems to like low-fertility soils. Characteristics: Plants Named After Animals, Rain Garden Plants, Ornamental Grasses, --- Pennisetum massaicum Red Buttons, buy Pennisetum massaicum Red Buttons for sale from Plant Delights Nursery, award-winning mail order … The flowers of Pennisetum messaicum ‘Red Bunny Tails’ do indeed resemble little red bunny tails. It is an extremely hardy annual grass variety that can grow in all soil types from sandy to moist, well-drained soils. Related Products. Hibiscus Red - 5 Gallon $29.99 $14.99. Varieties: ‘Sapphire Fountain’ Blue Oat Grass: 8. The graceful, arching blades of this ornamental grass […] People enjoy styling it for weddings as it can be cost-effective by putting it in small votives or vases. Flower Color is and blooms in . Grows in Sun. This annual produces deep reddish-black flowers that resemble rabbits’ tails. Negative: On Oct 30, 2015, coriaceous from ROSLINDALE, MA wrote: I've occasionally encountered this as a summer annual weed here in Boston Z6a. Pennisetum massaicum Red Buttons aka Red Bunny Tail Fountain Grass. Yes! Bunny tail cream-colored plumes heighten the appeal of this charming miniature. This attractive dwarf-growing warm-season variety forms a clumping mound of narrow, upright, burgundy-tinged green leaves accented with rabbit-tail-like, reddish-colored flower plumes that rise above the attractive foliage spring through summer. Also available in 100 pcs, 150 pcs bunny tails Red Bunny Tails Fountain Grass. Although Pennisetum messiacum (red bunny tails fountain grass) shares the name “bunny tails” with Lagurus ovatus, its blooms resemble a rabbit’s foot or fox's tail more than a bunny's tail. Red Bunny Tails Fountain Grass is an herbaceous perennial grass with a shapely form and gracefully arching stems. This plant forms an evergreen clump of green foliage with burgundy highlights, 2 feet high and 3 feet wide. In summer, showy, fluffy, reddish-pink flowers bloom in spikes resembling bunny rabbit tails atop upright flowering stems rising above the foliage clump to 32" tall. Great little grass with delightful "bunny tails" in the fall. The rest of the plant has the usual green leaves, but features red … In spring, the fine leaves of this fountain grass have new burgundy tips, and red flower plumes rise up from 3’ stalks. 'Red Bunny Tails' is a cultivar which features narrow green grass blades in a tidy upright clump to 20" tall. Flower spikes persist well into fall. By summer the flowers change to a blonde/tan color. Genus: Lagurus Species: ovatus Variety: Ornamental Grass Bunny Tails Item Form: (P) Pkt of 50 seeds Bloom Start to End: Early Summer - Late Summer Habit: Compact Seeds Per Pack: 50 Plant Height: 12 in - 20 in Plant Width: 12 in Bloom Size: 2.5 in Additional Characteristics: Flower Bloom Color: Light Cream Light Requirements: Full Sun Moisture Requirements: Moist, well-drained Pennisetum setaceum (P. ruppelii) Green Fountain Grass - … Red bunny tails are a great type of grass ground cover for your yard. Hare’s-Tail Grass (Lagurus ovatus) Also called the bunny’s tail grass, the name comes from the feathery cream to white flower spikes that make excellent cut flowers too. Flowers of pennisetum messaicum ‘ Red Bunny tail cream-colored plumes heighten the appeal of this charming miniature flowers to. 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