Pheasant's Tail Grass

Anemanthele Lessoniana Sirocco
Anemanthele Lessoniana Sirocco
Latin Name: Anemanthele Lessoniana Sirocco
Moisture/Zone: Average
Flower Colour: Pink
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Semi-evergreen
Foliage Colour: Copper
Position: Full sun

This lovely grass from New Zealand forms dense tussocks of arching, fine textured, semi-evergreen foliage. Mid-green leaves turn pink and copper in autumn. In early summer pendant pannicles of pink flowers arch outward just above the leaves. Flowers and foliage colour best in full sun, but the plant will tolerate part shade.