Botanical Name: Miscanthus Sinensis 'Gracillimus'
Height: 5-6 ft.
Spacing: 40-72 in.
Depth: plant so crown is just below soil surface
Spread: 4 ft.
Sun/Shade: sun to partial shade
Color: copper colored, maturing to silver
Foliage: narrow, silver, 1/4-1/2 in. wide
Blooms: late September
Form: upright clump
Soil Requirements: average
Growth Rate: slow first season while establishing; moderate-fast thereafter
Size: 6-7 1/2 ft.
Comments: If soil is heavy or clay-like, incorporate generous amounts of peat moss, well-rotted manure, or compost into the soil. Cut down flower stalks in the spring. New growth will emerge from the base. Plumes make good cut or dried flowers for arrangements. May be used as border or specimen planting. Habit is graceful and upright.
Unable to ship to: AE AK FL GU HI PR