Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus'

Maiden Grass

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-9

Narrow green leaves add elegance to this cold hardy ornamental grass. Plumes emerge copper and age to silver. Drought tolerant. Great winter interest.

Height

48-60 Inches

Spread

36-48 Inches

Bloom Time

September-October

When to Divide

spring

Good Companions

New York Aster (Aster dumosus), Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum superbum), Bee Balm (Monarda didyma Grand Parade), Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia), Garden Phlox (Phlox paniculata), Tall Stonecrop (Sedum )

Characteristics & Attributes

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