Miscanthus sinensis (Maiden Grass)
Miscanthus sin. 'Purpurascens'
Print Plant Details

« Previous Plant  |   Next Plant »

Miscanthus sinensis 'Purpurascens'

Maiden Grass

Plant Type: Grasses

Clump forming with wider leaves, green summer foliage turns brilliant red-orange in fall, narrow silvery plumes mid-summer.

  • Green blades
  • Narrow silvery plumes in mid-summer
  • Red-orange fall color
Item # Pack Size  
4576765 30 3" Plug Please Login for Pricing

Height:

4-5 ft

Spread:

2-3 ft

Zone:

4-9

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

Border
Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Summer / Early Fall
Summer
Late Summer
Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Winter