Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus'

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Zebra Grass

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-9

This grass emerges green and the horizontal banding appears as the spring season progresses. Plumes emerge bronze and change to white.

Height

48-72 Inches

Spread

36-48 Inches

Color

Yellow/Gold/Bronze

Bloom Time

September-October

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

May need some support perennials placed in front of this glorious grass.

When to Divide

spring, every 3-4 years

Good Companions

Yarrow (Achillea millefolium), Fall Aster (Aster ), Bolton's Aster (Boltonia asteroides), Butterfly Bush (Buddleia davidii), Bluemist Shrub (Caryopteris clandonensis), Tickseed (Coreopsis ), Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), Joe Pye Weed (Eupatorium purpureum), Blanket Flower (Gaillardia grandiflora), Cranesbill (Geranium ), Baby's Breath (Gypsophila ), False Sunflower (Heliopsis helianthoides), Daylily (Hemerocallis ), Knautia (Knautia macedonica), Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum superbum), Shining Coneflower (Rudbeckia nitida), False Sunflower (Helianthus ), Rose Mallow (Hibiscus )

Characteristics & Attributes

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