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Pennisetum sp., Pennisetum. Pennisetum glaucum (Pearl Millet)
Pennisetum glaucum (Pearl Millet)

Pennisetum sp.

Family: Poaceae    (Formerly:Poaceae / Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
USDA Zone: 5-10?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapLarge shrub 5-10 ft tallSmall plant 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterRegular waterOrnamental foliageUnusual colorSubtropical or temperate zone plant. Mature plant cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The genus includes a number of species grown for ornamental purposes, as food, and as pasture.

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