Dwarf Maiden Grass (Miscanthus sinensis 'Yaku Jima')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Plant Spread: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
Leaves: Good fall color
Other: Grown for foliage, Herbaceous.
Flowers: Showy
Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Other: Cream/Tan
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: May be a noxious weed or invasive.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Wind
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooming in November.... by wcgypsy Nov 6, 2018 11:48 AM 1
What's blooming in 2013? by virginiarose Dec 18, 2015 8:26 PM 1,768
Perennials for winter color by SongofJoy May 6, 2018 7:59 PM 316
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