Miscanthus sinensis 'Silberfeder'

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Silver Feather Grass

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-9

This is a monster Miscanthus with a very loose form. Give it plenty of room! Beautiful silvery flower plumes glisten in the late season garden.

Height

60-84 Inches

Spread

48-84 Inches

Color

Yellow/Gold/Bronze

Bloom Time

August-September

When to Divide

spring, every 3-4 years

Good Companions

New England Aster (Aster novae-angliae), Bolton's Aster (Boltonia asteroides), Butterfly Bush (Buddleia davidii), Coneflower (Echinacea Big Sky), Joe Pye Weed (Eupatorium maculatum), Blanket Flower (Gaillardia grandiflora), Baby's Breath (Gypsophila ), False Sunflower (Heliopsis helianthoides), Daylily (Hemerocallis ), Knautia (Knautia macedonica), Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum superbum), Spiked Gayfeather, Blazing Star (Liatris spicata), Shining Coneflower (Rudbeckia nitida)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Dried Flowers
Crafts
Cut Flowers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green & White
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Winter
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Winter
Fall
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist but well-drained
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