A large fountain grass with showy bottle-brush plumes that emerge a soft purple and age to tan. The plumes are great for use in cut flower arrangements. The green foliage turns red, orange, and gold in the fall. Considered an improvement over Hameln having an improved habit, seed heads, and fall color. An excellent cultivar that looks great in the garden all year long. The Prairie Winds® Collection features grasses that add a graceful texture and movement to the garden. These selection thrive in full sun and are deer resistant.