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Miscanthus sinensis Purpurascens (Flame Grass)

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
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone

Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture