Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Wet
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Foliage
Foliage Attribute
Variegated
Bloom Color
Apricot
Pink
Attributes
Good Cut Flowers
For Clay Soils
For Bird Lovers
Water Requirements
Water weekly during dry spells
Riverbend Nursery (AKW)

Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'

Variegated Japanese Silver Grass

A widely used, older variety with narrow, grasslike foliage heavily striped with green and silvery white. Pinkish, feathery flowers in the fall are attractive in dried arrangements. Creates a bold accent or textural contrast in the garden.

Height:

5-6 Feet

Spacing:

48" (122 cm)

Additional:

Water weekly during dry spells.

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Bloom Color:

Pink.

Miscanthus (mis-kanth'-us)

Family: Poaceae · Common Name: Silver Grass

Beautiful columns and fountains of warm season grasses provide almost year round garden interest with many varied leaf markings, silky inflorescences and warm fall colors.

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