Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'

Maiden Grass

Regular price $12.95 CAD
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'Morning Light' is considered to be the best ornamental grass to have reached the garden world to date, and was awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit for good reason. Each blade is striped with ivory, giving the tall vase shaped clumps  a silvery appearance. The finely textured foliage moves with the slightest breeze. Feathery red plumes appear in late summer, fading to silvery white for the winter months



Hardiness Zone: Zone 5 to Zone 9 
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 120 cm to 180 cm
Spread: 90 cm to 120 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, mixed borders, waterside gardens, cottage gardens, screening, mass planting
Flower Colour & Shape: Feathery red plumes that fade to silver white, persisting through winter
Foliage: Upright,arching fine green blades, narrowly striped in ivory, fades to tan with onset of frost
Benefits: Multi-season interest, rabbit and deer resistant, salt and drought tolerant, cut/dried flowers

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