Scout™ Maiden Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'M77' PPAF
Pronunciation: miss-KANTH-us sy-NEN-sis
|Description||Exquisite, arching green foliage that becomes red in the fall make this plant a standout in the garden. Its texture and movement in the wind provide a spectacular late-season show. A striking color accent in containers, sunny beds, and borders. Infertile and non-invasive.|
|Watering||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Blooms||Summer through Fall|
|Mature Size||Fast growing; forms dense foliage clumps 5-6 ft. tall, 2-3 ft. wide.|
|Special Features||Fall Color, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Compact Form, Benefits Birds|
|Flower Attributes||Showy Plumes|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container|
|Companion Plants||Ninebark (Physocarpus); Juniper (Juniperus); Potentilla (Potentilla); Cranesbill (Geranium); Catmint (Nepeta)|
|Care||Easily grown in average, 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 three inches above the ground and apply fertilizer in late winter to early spring.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-10
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.