Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Kitten'
More About Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Kitten'
- Narrow green leaves with a silver midrib
- Grass forms a tight mound
- Bloom Time: August to October
- Flower Type: Feathery panicles, 15 cm long
- Flower Colour: Silvery-pink turning creamy-white
- Flower Height: 100 cm
- Foliage Height: 60-70 cm
- Grass Type: Warm Season
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.
Dwarf Maiden Grass Growing and Maintenance Tips
Plants should be divided, in the 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 'Little Kitten' Characteristics
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall