Fountain grass is a warm season ornamental grass which grows in graceful, spreading clumps from 2-3' tall and wide. Its narrow leaves are a medium to deep green during the summer and change to a golden yellow in fall eventually turning to beige in late fall. Foliage commonly remains attractive throughout the winter. Silver to pinkish-white, bottle brush-like flowers are showy and arch outward from the clump in late summer. The flower spikes turn tan as the seeds form and usually will persist through late fall or early winter. There are many awesome fountain grass varieties are available in commerce, ranging anywhere from 1-5' and featuring a variety of different flower colors (purples, pinks or whites) and autumn foliage.