Flame Grass (Miscanthus sinensis 'Purpurascens')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4 - 5 feet
Plant Spread: 3 - 4 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Russet
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Provides winter interest
Pollinators: Wind


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Photo Courtesy of Garden Perennials. Used with Permission.
By Joy
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-04-19
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