Miscanthus s. Morning Light
- Usually Flowers : October, November
Upright stems and graceful arching foliage with creamy white margins. Pinkish flower heads creating interest through the Winter. Good for an open, sunny position in moist, well-drained soil.
Miscanthus sinensis Kleine Fontane (Silver Grass)
- Usually Flowers : August, September
Deciduous grass. Compact mound of narrow, green, arching leaves with white midrib and lax plumes of cascading, red-silver flowers. August to September. Ht.1.6mt.(5ft.). Leaves turn yellow in autumn. Grow in sun and moist, ferile, well-drained soil. Very good winter effect for borders or as specimen.
Miscanthus sinensis Zebrinus (Zebra Grass)
- Usually Flowers : October
Deciduous grass. Graceful clumps of long arching green leaves with large cream bands. Striking, erect buff-silver flower plumes. October. Ht.2mt.(6ft.). Grow in full sun and moist, fertile, well-drained soil. Good at back of borders or as specimen plant. Very attractive in winter.