Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'

Variegated Miscanthus

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This boldly variegated Miscanthus is sometimes listed as Japanese Silver Grass. It can be counted on to make a strong and welcome statement in the garden. The arching green leaves are broadly striped with white. Pinkish plumes rise above the foliage beginning in late summer. Faded plumes and foliage persist through winter.


Hardiness Zone: Zone 5 to Zone 9
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 150 cm to 210 cm
Spread: 80 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, mixed borders, waterside gardens, cottage gardens, screening, mass planting
Flower Colour & Shape: Feathery pink plumes that fade to silver white, persisting through winter
Foliage: Upright,arching green blades, broadly striped in white. Foliage turns golden and 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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