Botanical Name: Cenchrus americanus (hybrid)
Plant Dimensions: 3'–5' tall
Variety Information: 8"–12" deep purple plumes topping the stems
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom Period: Summer to frost
Attributes: Cut Flower, Drought Tolerant, Good for Contianers, Heat Tolerant
When to Sow Outside: 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date, when soil temperature and air temperatures stay above 68°F.
When to Start Inside: 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date.
Days to Emerge: 2–5 days
Seed Depth: ½"
Seed Spacing: A group of 5 seeds every 12"
Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 12"