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Miscanthus sinensis 'Bandwidth' (CP12511)

#TM CP12511

More About Miscanthus sinensis Bandwidth ('CP12511') (TM CP12511)

  • Forms a tight upright clump of graceful arching leaves on upright stems
  • Petite with rich green leaves featuring horizontal yellow bands
  • Bloom Time: September to October
  • Flower Type: Feathery panicles
  • Flower Colour: Burgundy turning to creamy-tan
  • Flower Height: 125 cm
  • Foliage Height: 90 cm
  • Grass Type: Warm Season
  • Sterile seeds

Interesting Notes:

Warm Season Grasses: These grasses are much slower starting in the spring. They do not push new growth until temperatures warm in early to midsummer. They flower later in the summer or fall with most blooms remaining into the winter. Most warm season grasses tolerate heat, humidity and drought; some even thrive in these conditions.

 

Zone:

5a

Height:

75-90 cm

Spread:

75-90 cm

Spacing:

90-105 cm

Colour:

Burgundy,White
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Bandwidth Maiden Grass Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plants should be divided, in spring, every few years, to maintain freshness. Foliage can be left standing all winter, however, it should be pruned early to mid-spring to make way for new growth.


Miscanthus sinensis Bandwidth ('CP12511') (TM CP12511) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Fall
Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright
Compact

Foliage Color

Variegated
Yellow
Green

Landscape uses

Roadside planting
Screening (privacy)
Border/edging

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