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Miscanthus sinensis Gracillimus (Maiden Grass )

An abundance of feathery purple plumes, that change to silver as they mature, rise above narrow green leaves with white midribs in a dense clumping habit. Moderate growth rate. 

Blooms late spring  
HARDY to -20 °F (-28.9 °C)
5-6 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone

Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture