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Miscanthus x ‘Giganteus’

Giant Chinese Silver Grass

Main interest:
tropical appearance, large grass
Soil & Exposure:
full sun, moderatley drought tolerant, prefers moist fertile soil
Growth type:
slow runner
reddish-copper, September to November
USDA Hardiness:
zone 4: -34.4 ° C (-30 ° 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 .

Miscanthus sinensis 'Giganteus', Miscanthus giganteus, Miscanthus floridulus, Miscanthus japonicus
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