Miscanthus sinensis ‘Variegatus’

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Description

Description : A classic ornamental grass, rich cream-colored stripes on deep green run on the length of the foliage, giving this plant a white appearance from a distance. The Variegated Miscanthus features beautiful wide leaves.

Common Name/s : Striped Eulalia Grass, Japanese Silver Grass, Ornamental Grass

Family : Poaceae

Origin : Asia

Habit : Forms a traditional arching shape

Height : up to 2.1m in height

Width : up to 1.2m in width

Growth Rate : Medium

Foliage : Leaf blades variegated with green and white stripes, with white being the predominant color from a distance. Foliage fades to tan after frost.

Flowers : Yes

Flower Description : Tiny reddish flowers appear in tassel-like inflorescences which rise above the foliage clump in September, gradually turning into silvery plumes in fall as the seeds mature. Plumes persist well into winter providing good winter interest.

Flowers colours : Red

Fruit : Not known to have fruits

Position : Full Sun to Part Shade

Common Pest And Diseases : Not known to have any pest and diseases

Soil Type : Well-drained, Moist but well-drained. Soil, Clay, Chalk, Loam, Sand

Care And Maintenance : Grow in any moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Protect from excessive winter wet. Remove dead foliage and old flowered stems in spring

Pot Size: 300mm

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