Miscanthus sinensis Malepartus (Chinese Silver Gras)
- Usually Flowers : August, September, October
Deciduous grass. Dense mounds of large green leaves with central white stripe and thick bammboo-like canes carrying stiff upright flowers the colour of old port. August to October. Ht.1.8mt.(5.5ft.). Grow in sun and moist, fertile, well-drained soil. Very good autumn effect for borders or as specimen.