Miscanthus sinensis Positano (Japanese Silver Grass )

An abundance of copper and burgundy plumes that mature to fluffy ivory rise above arching narrow blades of green with silver midribs that become red and orange in fall. Moderate growth rate. 

Blooms mid-spring  
HARDY to -20 °F (-28.9 °C)
6-7 ft tall x 3-5 ft spread
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Salt tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant

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

(Li’l Bang™ Series) Red and yellow bicoloured flowers bloom in a compact habit on narrow-stemmed dark green foliage. Adaptable and low maintenance. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
0.5-1 ft tall x 1.5 ft wide
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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Small airy white flowers edged with bright picotee pink grow on stems of green with a pink tinge, forming a low branching and compact habit. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early spring to early summer
2 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Groundcover

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Clusters of periwinkle blue saucer-shaped flowers grow on green foliage that turns orange red in fall and creates a dense spreading mound. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
1-2 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Groundcover

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This perennial features upright stems bearing indigo blue flowers on dark purple calyxes and small green leaves growing in a compact, mounding habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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This miniature deciduous shrub features clusters of showy white flowers that bloom along stems bearing small, dark bronze-maroon foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early to late spring
3-4 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts pollinators
Drought tolerant

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An abundance of copper and burgundy plumes that mature to fluffy ivory seedheads in fall rise above arching blades of deep green that become deep purple with red highlights. Moderate growth rate. 

Blooms mid-spring  
HARDY to -20 °F (-28.9 °C)
6-7 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Salt tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant

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An abundance of magenta plumes that mature to fluffy ivory rise above arching narrow blades of gray-green become bright red and orange in fall. Moderate growth rate. 

Blooms mid-spring  
HARDY to -20 °F (-28.9 °C)
4-6 ft tall x 2 ft spread
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Salt tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant

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