Miscanthus sinensis

Japanese Silver Grass
Plant Type

Grass-like, Shrub

Evergreen-Deciduous

Deciduous

Overall Mature Size

Small

Mature Height & Spread

3′ x 3′

Exposure

Full Sun, partial Shade

Water

Medium Water

Flower Color

Pink

Bloom Time

Fall

Special Features

Deer Resistant, Desert Conditions

Container Sizes

#1, #5

Natural Growth Habit

Clumping

Sunset Garden Zones

2-24

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone

5-9

Japanese Silver Grass is an arching graceful grass that forms dense clumps of green or variegated     foliage to about 3′.   This grass is used in the landscape as a specimen screen or mass.  Also looks great near a pond!  Prefers full sun but will tolerate some shade. Can withstand some drought and wetness. Seed heads form summer thru fall.

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