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Miscanthus sinensis

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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Striped Zebra Grass. An elegant grass with arching narrow green leaves with bands of yellow across them. In auumn tall plumes of silver flowers appear which will persist througout the winter. An elegent plant growing up to 2.5m in height. Will form a large clump but is not invasive.

Pot SizeTotal Price
3 litres

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Plant Finder: about Miscanthus sinensis

Common names

Maiden grass, Eulalia


Miscanthus sinensis (Maiden grass). This grass produces silvery-white foliage that has a fine texture. The flowers are light bronze when they first appear and then mature to a silver plume.


They will prefer full sun with moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil.

Interest and use

Ornamental, foliage, hedging, borders

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Miscanthus sinensis | Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Heavy, Well drained, Fertile, Light, Medium
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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