Graziella Maiden Grass

Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella'

A massive ornamental grass for powerful impact in cool climates. Fine, evenly green foliage fades to rich copper red and orange in fall. Tall, silvery inflorences become fluffy as they mature. A superior choice as single specimen or focal point.
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Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationmiss-KANTH-us sy-NEN-sis
Average Size at MaturityFast growth to 7 feet tall, about 4 feet wide.
Bloom TimeSilvery-white blooms in late summer.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleRustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseErosion Control, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureFall Color, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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