Miscanthus sinensis (Maiden Grass)
Miscanthus sin. 'Little Zebra'
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Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Zebra'

Maiden Grass

Plant Type: Grasses

Patent: pp13008

A compact cultivar that is noted for its cream colored horizontally banded foliage and wine-purple plumes, foliage and flowers offer great summer and fall interest in the garden.

  • Horizontally banded blades
  • Wine-purple plumes in late summer
  • Compact cultivar
Item # Pack Size  
4576695 30 3" Plug Please Login for Pricing

Height:

2-3 ft

Spread:

24-36 in

Zone:

5-9

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

grow in well-drained soil

Miscanthus

Common Name: Maiden Grass

Tall clumping grass with attractive foliage and colorful inflorescence late summer into winter. Use to add height and form to the garden. Also good for a hedge.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Mass Plant
Specimen
Border
Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Growth Rate in the Garden

Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer
Winter
Late Summer / Early Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Winter