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Miscanthus sinensis 'Blooming Wonder' (Blutenwunder)

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More About Miscanthus sinensis Blooming Wonder ('Blutenwunder')

  • Green leaves arch gracefully on upright stems, forming a tight clump
  • Foliage turns a golden-tan in the fall, remaining through the winter
  • Bloom Time: Late summer
  • Flower Type: Feathery panicles
  • Flower Colour: Pinkish-white to beige
  • Flower Height: 200 cm
  • Foliage Height: 150-175 cm
  • Grass Type: Warm Season

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:

4

Height:

175-200 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm

Colour:

Pink (pale),Cream
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Blooming Wonder 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 Blooming Wonder ('Blutenwunder') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fast
Fast
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Fall

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen
Screening (privacy)

 Suitable Substitutions for Miscanthus sinensis 'Blooming Wonder' (Blutenwunder)

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Miscanthus sinensis 'Grosse Fontaine'

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