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  • Shipped in ON, QC, NB, NS, PE

Miscanthus x giganteus

Giant Chinese Silver Grass

Main interest:
tropical appearance, large grass
full sun, moderatley drought tolerant, prefers moist fertile soil
Growth type:
slow runner
Flower colour:
reddish-copper, September to November
USDA Hardiness:
zone 5a: -29 °C (-20 °F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
heigh: 10-12 ft (3-3.7 m) width: 3-4 ft (0.9-1.2 m)
specimen, background, hedge, border, screen

Giant Chinese Silver Grass otherwise known as Miscanthus x giganteus is a very large grass forming tall clumps of green leaves which arch towards the ground. Soft pink plumes appear in the fall and corn like stalks become tan in the winter. Prefers a moist environment and is happy to grow near water. Trim back to the ground each spring .

Please use availability information as a guide only. The weather is a fickle thing, and impacts when our plants are actually available for shipping. Please be aware that we are not answering emails regarding plants availability. The best advice we can give you is to check back once in a while, choose a size option and check the current stock.

$15.99 - $43.99

Ships ON, QC, NB, PE, NS

Synonym(s): Miscanthus sacchariflorus × sinensis, Miscanthus sinensis 'Giganteus', Miscanthus giganteus, Miscanthus floridulus, Miscanthus japonicus

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