Pennisetum alopecuroides Lumen Gold ('JS Jommenik'PBR) EU 44184

Ornamental grasses


Pennisetum Lumen Gold has marvellous golden foliage in spring that turns lime green in summer. In a colder climate, more sun gives a more yellow foliage! Lumen Gold has a compact habit and grows 30 cm wide and 25 cm tall. In summer, this beauty shows an abundance of brown flowers.

How to care for Pennisetum Lumen Gold:
Plant Lumen Gold in a dry, fresh and well-drained soil in a spot in the sun or semi-shade. Lumen Gold can be used as a solitary on patio or balcony, for mass planting (10-12 per m2), garden borders or mixed containers. Hardy to -20 ºC.

Key Points

  1. Golden foliage in spring
  2. Lime green foliage in summer
  3. Compact habit
  4. Abundant flowering in summer


Pennisetum Lumen Gold winner of:

  • ISU Award 2018
ISU Award 2018

Breeder: Spruyt Select CommV

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