Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus'
Improved habit to this more upright form; not as relaxed and vase-shaped as M. s. 'Zebrinus'. Green foliage is highlighted by dramatic horizontal golden bands. Reddish bronze plumes above the foliage in summer. Suitable specimen or in groups. Herbaceous.
|Botanical Pronunciation:||miss-KANTH-us sy-NEN-sis|
|Key feature:||Deer Resistant|
|Plant type:||Ornamental Grass|
|Cold hardiness zones:||4 - 9|
|Light Needs:||Full sun|
|Water Needs:||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Average landscape size:||Clumps to 8 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.|
|Special features:||Deer Resistant, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance|
|Landscape use:||Seacoast Exposure|
|Blooms:||Late summer into fall|
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