Flame Grass (Miscanthus sinensis 'Rotsilber')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 4 - 6 feet
Plant Spread: 2 - 3 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Deciduous
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Provides winter interest
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Wind

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Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UKDate: 2019-11-10
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