'Hameln' is the oldest cultivar of Pennisetum alopecuroides .
Use it wherever the straight species would be too tall. Blooms earlier
than the species, making it a better choice for gardens with a short
Plants in traffic circles and plants located close to intersections or where visibility is a concern should be kept to 0.6 m (2 ft) or less. Plants in corner bulge gardens that are located away from the intersection should be kept to a maximum of 1 m (3 ft). View the list of shrubs and plants that flourish in Vancouver.