• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Forms a symmetrical, fountain-like mound 1 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Shade Loving
    Blooms:
    Inconspicuous
  • Detail
    Plant type:Ornamental Grass
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Forms a symmetrical, fountain-like mound 1 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Variegated
    Blooms:Inconspicuous
    Flower color:Brown
    Garden styleAsian/Zen
    Companion PlantsCardinal Flower (Lobelia); Bee Balm (Monarda); Joe-Pye Weed (Eupatorium); Turtlehead (Chelone); Spiderwort (Tradescantia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Best with regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.