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Miscanthus sinensis

Miscanthus sinensis


Clump forming, deciduous grass with flat, arching blue green leaves with purple / brown silky hairy spikelets are produced in the autumn

  • Botanical Name

    Miscanthus sinensis

  • Common Name

    Chinese Silver Grass

  • Cultivation

    This grass prefers moderately fertile soil, moist but well drained soil in full sun.  It will not enjoy sitting very wet in the winter time.  If growing for winter structure, cut back the dead leaves in Early spring before the new growth starts to appear.

  • Pot Size and Price

    9cm is 5.00, 1L is 7.00, 2L is 9.00

    2 litre pots are available at Markets and Fairs only.  May be ordered for local delivery if close to Hillsborugh or can be ordered and collected from our market

  • Additional information

    They work well planted en masse or in a mixed herbaceous border, winter gardens.  Flower heads can be used in wild, natural flower arrangements.

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