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Miscanthus sinensis 'November Sunset'

Miscanthus sinensis 'November Sunset' - November Sunset

Miscanthus sinensis 'November Sunset' - November Sunset

More About Miscanthus sinensis 'November Sunset'

  • Narrow green leaves with a silver midrib arch gracefully on sturdy upright stems
  • Foliage turns shades of golden-orange after frost
  • Bloom Time: September to November
  • Flower Type: Short, feathery panicles
  • Flower Colour: Red turning silvery-white
  • Flower Height: 175 cm
  • Foliage Height: 100-150 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:

100-175 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm

Colour:

Red
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November Sunset 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 'November Sunset' 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 'November Sunset'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Malepartus'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Malepartus'

Malepartus Maiden Grass