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Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella'

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Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella' - Maiden Grass

Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella' - Maiden Grass

More About Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella'

  • Forms a tight vase-shaped clump of long slender arching leaves
  • Green leaf blades have a silver midrib and are sharply serrated
  • Foliage turns shades of orange and red in the fall
  • Bloom Time: August to November
  • Flower Type: Feathery panicles
  • Flower Colour: Silvery-white
  • Flower Height: 175 cm
  • Foliage Height: 125-150 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:

5

Height:

125-175 cm

Spread:

90-125 cm

Colour:

White
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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 'Graziella' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Fall

Habit

Clumping
Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen
Screening (privacy)

 Suitable Substitutions for Miscanthus sinensis 'Graziella'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Flamingo'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Flamingo'

Flamingo Maiden Grass