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More Flowering Plants

Learn about several plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.

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ornamental purple millet is an ornamental gras
Photo 4 of 13This plant is listed as a noxious weed in Colorado. It also is listed as invasive by the National Park Service in California and Arizona.

Ornamental Purple Millet (4 of 13)

Annual ornamental grass with deep purple foliage and seed heads resembling corn
Plant in rich to average well-drained soil
Plant in full sun
Height: 3-5 feet; Width: 1-2 feet
Annual in all zones:
All Zones: Plant in spring after danger of frost has passed; plant in full sun; water when dry; remove plants after frost.

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