‘Royal Lady’ from ECG
By Dave Harrison
November 2015 — Pennisetum ‘Royal Lady,’ new to the Royal Collection from Emerald Coast Growers, boasts blades that emerge green, then darken with heat and sun to maroon, and finally transform to royal purple with a red midrib…
It attracts attention since it is assertively upright in habit – yet full and graceful.
It grows to four to five feet in height and is ideal in full sun to partial sun locations. It works well in USDA Zones 8-11. <i></i>