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Miscanthus sinensis Yaku Jima (Dwarf Maiden Grass )

An abundance of reddish-tan plumes that mature to fluffy silver hues rise above arching green blades. Moderate growth rate.

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


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