Purple Fountain Grass
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Wilted Purple Fountain Grass

Anonymous added on May 25, 2011 | Answered

I was wondering if my purple fountain grass will bounce back, I recently bought the plants and transplanted into a bigger container. The day I did it on was about 70 degrees. It did fine the first 2 days and then we had 2 days of high 80's temps and both days it wilted. The books say it likes warm temps and full sun. Was it just too hot and will they bounce back?

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Nikki
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Answered on May 26, 2011

They should. Plants in containers should be watered once a day and twice a day in temps over 85 F. This will help stop the wilting in the future.

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