Pennisetum alopecuroides 'Little Bunny'
- Our smallest Fountain Grass
- Lots of tiny fuzzy plumes cover this plant through the summer
- Russet color in the autumn
An adorable, miniature Fountain Grass that is as cute as its name. 'Little Bunny' has white tufted seed heads that look like bunny tails that are just above the narrow, finely textured foliage. It forms a perfect, rounded mound and is deer resistant. An excellent choice for sunny rock gardens. This plant will have everyone hopping. A more petite offspring of 'Hameln'.
Height: 6-12 inches
Spread: 12-15 inches
Uses: Beds, Borders, Containers, Edging, Groundcover, Mass Planting, Rock Gardens
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Blooms: Summer, Autumn, Winter
Homeowner Growing Tips: Grow in full sun, in moderately fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Cut back dead foliage by early spring. In cold northern climates, site in a protected area and apply mulch for the winter.