Japanese Silver Grass - Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegata'

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An outstanding symmetrical variety with narrow green and white striped arching leaves. Reddish pink plumes appear late in the fall and age to silver. Adds year round interest to the landscape as a specimen, in borders or Container. Plumes can be used as cut flowers in dried arrangements.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Multi-Coloured
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Dried Flowers
Long Bloom Time
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Mass Planting
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
5-10'
Spread: 
24-36"
Flower Colors: 
Pink
Flower Seasons: 
Fall
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 5
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Prefers moist well drained soils. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new growth starting. Cutback early in the spring after enjoying the plumes throughout the winter. Divide every few years to promote new growth and plant vigor.

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