Fountain Grass
Q.

water requirements for potted fountain grass in Florida

Zone 33433 | Anonymous added on October 21, 2019 | Answered

How much to water a 16 inch potted purple fountain grass. in south Florida? It gets sun almost all day!! thanks!

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
GKH_Susan
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on October 22, 2019

I would give it a deep watering every week or so. Since it's in a pot with full sun, check the soil every few days to be sure it is getting enough water, though it is somewhat drought tolerant.

Here are a couple of articles with ideas about how to give your potted fountain grass the best care.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/purple-fountain-grass/grow-purple-fountain-grass.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/ornamental-grass/ornamental-grass-in-pots.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/purple-fountain-grass/over-wintering-fountain-grass.htm

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Fountain Grass
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More