Gold Bar Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Gold Bar' PP #15,193
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||mis-KAN-thus sin-EN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 4 to 5 ft. tall, and only 1 1/2 to 2 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Summer to Fall|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Compact, Narrow|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Bird Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Easily grown in average, evenly moist, well-drained, loamy soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, tolerates moderate dry spells. Cut foliage clumps back to 3 inches above the ground and apply fertilizer in late winter to early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9