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Pennisetum glaucum, or ornamental millet grass, is a prime example of a showstopping garden grass. Get tips for growing ornamental millet in the article that follows so you can enjoy its longterm interest.
Pennisetum glaucum 'Purple Majesty'. Also known as 'Purple Millet' This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings, flower cuttings, nice drying flowers,