Photo courtesy Walters Gardens, Inc.

Grass Miscanthus sinensis 'Purpurascens'

Maiden Grass

  • Brilliant orange-red in fall--gorgeous!
  • Upright habit makes a great focal point, clump forming
  • Early flowering, plumes make great dried arrangements
  • Leave stand through winter; in early spring, cut back to 6" before new growth appears

Height:

3-4 Feet

Spread:

4-5 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

 

Characteristics & Attributes for Grass Miscanthus sinensis 'Purpurascens'

Attributes
Dried Flower/Foliage
No Deadheading
Mass Planting
Focal Point
Border or Bed
Low Maintenance
Ornamental Grass
Great Foliage
Foliage Color
Green
Orange
Soil Moisture
Dry Soil
Average Water
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Winter
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Habit
Upright