Variegated Japanese silver grass

Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'

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Variegated Japanese silver grass (Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus')
mis-KAN-thus sih-NEN-sis
Genus:  Miscanthus

Variegated Japanese silver grass is a boon in any garden where fine texture, a gentle color scheme, and a bit of swaying in the wind are welcome. This grass can be used as a focal point, an anchor plant, or even as a privacy screen.

Care: 

While it does not require very much water, this grass appreciates regular irrigation.

Overview

Height
6 ft. to 10 ft.
Spread
3 ft. to 6 ft.
Growth Habit
Clumps
Growth Pace
Fast Grower
Light
Full Sun Only
Moisture
Dry to Medium
Maintenance
Low
Characteristics
Showy Foliage
Bloom Time
Fall,
Spring,
Summer
Flower Color
Brown,
Red
Foliage Color
Variegated Foliage
Uses
Backyard,
Beds and Borders,
Cut Flower,
Screening,
Slopes and Hillsides,
Specimen Plant/Focal Point,
Sun
Seasonal Interest
Spring Interest
Type
Grasses

Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'