Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Zebra'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Zebra'

Little Zebra Grass

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'Little Zebra' is a dwarf selection of Miscanthus sinensis zebrinus,and produces a scaled down tidy clump of deep green foliage marked by horizontal yellow bands. These turn tan with the onset of winter. Wine red feathery plumes rise above the foliage in late summer, fading to silver by the end of the season. The flowers and foliage persist through the winter.



Hardiness Zone: Zone 5 to Zone 9
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 90 cm to 120 cm
Spread: 60 cm to 90 cm
Soil Requirements: Average moist and well drained soils, adaptable to pH
Bloom Time Late summer to late fall
Planting Time: Late spring to early summer
Use: Accent plant, rock gardens, mixed borders, container plant, mass planting, waterside gardens
Flower Colour & Shape: Feathery wine red plumes that fade to silver, persisting through winter
Foliage: Upright arching linear green blades with horizontal yellow bands. Foliage turns tan with onset of winter
Benefits: Multi-season interest, smaller size, drought and salt tolerant, rabbit and deer resistant, cut/dried flowers

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