Miscanthus (Maiden Grass) sinensis 'Strictus' (Porcupine Grass)

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Medium-green foliage with horizontal gold-bands. Foliage fades to tan after frost. Holds it’s stiff leaves erect like porcupine quills. Copper colored plumes open in mid-September, turning into silver plumes which persist into the winter. Clump forming with very tight growth habit. Can be used as a specimen, massing or screening.

  • Height: 4'-7'
  • Spread: 3'-5'
  • Exposure:
  • Bloom: summer seed heads
  • Flower Color: Copper to Silver
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