Annual great for Fall weather. But the foliage is a spectacular chartreuse yellow green colour that immediately draws one's attention. © 2021 Ball Horticultural Company. Great tillering, leading to a bushy plant habit that’s perfect for large containers and landscapes. Scientific Name: Pennisetum glaucum. Use it alone in a large container or in mass planting in a border in a fresh and well drained soil. Intensely eye-catching chartreuse foliage and rich brown, pollen-less panicles grow on plants that have a controlled, mounded shape. Lighting Conditions: Full Sun, Sheltered Sun. English Name(s): Pearl Millet. We are shipping four kinds of ornamental millet this summer: two tall varieties (a red leaf and a green leaf) and two not-so-tall ones (a red leaf and a green leaf as well). Ornamental Millet Jade Princess. Jade Princess Ornamental Millet Zip: Radius: Enter a zip code to list local retailers that sell this plant. Category: Specialty Items. If you're looking for an intriguing, vertical annual for a low-maintenance border, consider ornamental millet. Jade Princess Millet features bold plumes of brick red flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. It provides sharp contrast to any dark leaves or flowers in the garden, including Purple Majesty millet. Curbside pickup only! Gorgeous in the lanscape, but also in garden beds and containers. As an added bonus, the foliage turns a gorgeous brick red in the fall. Great tillering creates an attractive bushy habit that is more compact than the other varieties we offer and ship well. Germination: Cover seed completely; 72-78°F; 3-5 days. Jade Princess ornamental millet is a dramatic new plant for the summertime garden. Your compact choice for small containers. Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C) Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Autumn. Exposure : Partial Sun, Sun. Seed Catalogue No. Sizes: 4” pots-gallons. Ornamental Millet Jade Princess. The flowers are excellent for cutting. (Division of Agriculture photo by Gerald Klingaman) Ornamental plants come in many forms so it should not be surprising when field crops jump the fence and end up in a list of plants grown for decoration. Facebook 0 Twitter Tumblr Pinterest 0 . Jade Princess provides an interesting texture and lime green leaves that keep their color all season. Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Characteristics: Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Heat Tolerant, Attracts Bees, Colorful/Attractive Foliage. Ornamental Features Jade Princess Millet features bold plumes of brick red flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Spacing: 10 - 16" (25 - 41cm) Height: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm) General Information: Exciting chartreuse color in ornamental millet. Lifecycle: Perennial. Description Additional information Description (36-48″) intense lime green leaves and pollen less heads make this a must have! Compact, upright mound of corn-like chartreuse leaves are topped by dense, rich brown flowering spikes from late spring up to frost. Plug crop time: 2 to 3 weeks. Pennisetum glaucum Jade Princess Jade Princess Ornamental Millet. Over the years Ornamental Millets corn like foliage and sturdy plumes, has made an impression on the trade. Transplant to finish: 4 to 5 weeks (green) Intense chartreuse foliage and rich brown, pollenless panicles have a controlled, mounded shape that is more compact … Your compact choice for small containers. Ornamental Millet. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Colors will mature in full sun turning the Jester and Purple Baron into deeper shades of Burgundy and Purple. Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer, Autumn. Soil Type: Chalk, Sand, Loam. A line-up of ornamental millet ‘Jade Princess’ is really striking. When in bloom, this millet invites closer inspection and some “tactile engagement.” Height: 12-18 in Width: 24-36 in Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained Flower Color: Brown Bloom Time: August,September,October Ornamental Millet. Mar 1, 2016 - 'Jade Princess' Ornamental Millet. Intense chartreuse foliage and rich brown panicles. Ornamental Millet. It can be used in containers. Discover (and save!) Deadheading the fl ower spikes before seeds begin to form will keep plants in bloom all season long. Its attractive large grassy leaves are lime green in color. As an added bonus, the foliage turns a … GrowerFacts Ornamental Millet Jade Princess (Pennisetum glaucum) Germination Approximate seed count: 3,400 to 4,500 S./oz. Additional information. Perfect for large containers and landscapes. Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright. Flowers: June, July, August, September, October. Ornamental millet. Ornamental Millet Jade Princess. Over the years Ornamental Millets corn like foliage and sturdy plumes, has made an impression on the trade. Colour: Green, Red/Maroon. Jun 24, 2013 - This Pin was discovered by Christine Berglund. Grass-like foliage with tall plumes. Intense chartreuse foliage and rich brown pollenless panicles have a controlled, compact, mounded shape. Down in front is an angelonia, and nearby (not shown) a vivid red geranium. Ornamental Features. Quantity. As our product lineup evolves to fit the modern marketplace, our experts strive to supply growers with up-to-date culture, technical advice, and access to GrowerFacts for all our seed varieties. Intense chartreuse foliage and rich brown, pollenless panicles have a controlled, mounded shape that is more compact than others in the assortment, so plants ship well. Item # Leaves are chartreuse, with pollenless rich dark plumes. All online sales are final! Add to Plant List . You can keep it blooming by removing the mature seed heads as the seeds begin to fill in. Pennisetum Glaucom is commonly referred to as Millet-Jester and Millet-Jade Princess. Photo Credit: Gerald Klingaman Purple Majesty is an ornamental millet with a corn-like character. Skip to main ... "Jade Princess" has been introduced for 2010. Leaves are chartreuse, with pollenless rich dark plumes. (120 to 160 S./g) Note: Plugs allowed to become rootbound or stressed by drought or nutrient deficiency will not perform well It's amazing how much the leaves look like corn leaves. : 965H. Variety: 'Jade Princess' Family Name: Poaceae/Gramineae. Jade Princess (Ornamental Millet) 24-30 in/61-76 cm. Jade Princess Millet is the most compact of the three royal millets, growing to only 75cm (30") tall. This cultivar produces no pollen, eliminating the possibility of reseeding in the garden. Our Millet is grown indoors and usually ships green and not in bloom. your own Pins on Pinterest Plant it in warm, moderately rich, well-drained soils in spring. Approximate Finish:6-15 weeks. Quantity: 2 available Add To Cart. Perfect for large containers and landscapes. Ornamental millet. Jade Princess ornamental millet is a bold plant providing contrast and substance to the annual border. Rotary Botanical Gardens, nice foliage even before the blooms! ‘Jade Princess’is a compact cultivar, reaching about 2 feet tall, with chartreuse rather than purple foliage, and dark-colored, pollen-less fl ower spikes. Ornamental Millet | Pearl Millet | Cattail Millet Individual Location for Pennisetum glaucum 'Jade Princess': (To display plant details, click the number in the table.) Ornamental Grass 'Millet' Jade Princess, Copper Prince Intense lime green leaves, controlled and mounded shape; Pollenless heads make this variety shine; Well-suited for pot size up to a gallon; The most compact of the ornamental millet; Please click here to begin your order. 6.5" - Ornamental Millet 'Jade Princess' 6.5" - Ornamental Millet 'Jade Princess' 7.99. General Information: Exciting chartreuse color in ornamental millet. The reddish brown seed heads are pollenless make a statement in mixed containers. The dark red seed heads are carried on showy plumes displayed in Characteristics: Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Heat Tolerant, Attracts Bees, Colorful/Attractive Foliage. When first introduced, Ornamental Millet was quite a departure for both growers and gardeners. Intense chartreuse foliage and rich brown pollenless panicles have a controlled, compact, mounded shape. Hardiness: Hardy. NOTE: Requires warmer temperatures (above 60 degrees F) than other Millets to perform well. Water evenly. (above), above and below are the early blooms before they extend and darken, Ball Seed Trial Garden (West Chicago, IL). Mostly sun. Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright. 24-30 in/61-76 cm. Economical grower option – seed can be direct-sown into finish containers, plants are well-suited to pot sizes up to gallons, and the crop finishes fast. Great for Summer and Fall containers or landscape beds. Moisture: Well-drained 3.3M seeds/oz. ‘Jade Princess’ tops out at less than 30″ tall in bloom (in our climate) and contributes a strong “golden/chartreuse” coloration with bold foliage and the summer inflorescences (flower/seed heads) age from a light pink to a deep burgundy. Ornamental Millet, Jade Princess, Jester or Purple Baron. Requires warmer temperature (60°F/16°C) than other millets to perform well. Specialty Sizes: Annual 6.5" One of the latest of these is ornamental millet. Grower Information : Seed supplied as: Raw. Check Live Availability & Order Online Now. But in the same manner that ornamental grasses have increased in popularity, this genus has followed suit. Jade Princess grows thick, dense and bushy with leaves maturing in beautiful chartreuse shades. More compact than others in series. At PanAmerican Seed, we're committed to moving you from Seed to Success! 8" Millet Plants - Fall. Height: 24-30 in pennisetum jade princess : Ornamental Millet with bright chartreuse foliage and burgundy, pollenless seed heads. Soil Acidity: Alkaline, Neutral, Acid. Its attractive large grassy leaves are lime green in color. All rights reserved. Jade Princess Ornamental Millet (Pennisetum glaucum 'Jade Princess') pen-nih-SEE-tum glaucum 'Jade Princess' Deciduous Perennial in the Poaceae Family A modern-looking array of a dracaena amidst Euphorbia ‘White Diamonds”. Great for landscapes or containers. Requires warmer temperature (60°F Even before the blooms in bloom shades of Burgundy and Purple Baron but the foliage turns a brick... 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