PlantsMiscanthus→Eulalia (Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Kitten')

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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 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 3 feet
Plant Spread: 12 - 18 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Pinkish gold
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Uses: Provides winter interest
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Resistances: Salt tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Wind
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger


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Posted by kniphofia (Northumberland, UK) on Feb 17, 2019 1:39 AM

A really outstanding, compact ornamental grass. If you love the look of Miscanthus, and who doesn't?, then this is a perfect choice for a small space, front of border, courtyard garden or large pot. RHS Harlow Carr has a couple of plants in their winter walk and they are interesting every month of the year, from fresh green leaves in Spring to pinkish flowers which develop into wonderful feathery seed heads which provide movement, to good colour in Autumn. A superb plant.

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