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Maiden Grass 'Gracillimus'

Miscanthus sinensis 'Gracillimus'
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Trees & Shrubs Size Chart

Trees & Shrubs Size Chart

Annuals & Perennials Size Chart

Annuals & Perennials Size Chart

This perennial's arching and graceful foliage will add movement and texture to your landscape. Fine-textured, silver-green blades turn golden-bronze after first frost. Soft, feathery white plumes rise high above leaves late summer into fall. Use in borders or as a container plant. 

Plant with Juniper Spartan


  • Landscape Size: 6'-8' tall, 3'-5' wide
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun or Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • Sunset Zone: 2-24
  • Growth Habit: Arching
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Attributes: Deer Resistant, Fall Color, Bird Friendly, Showy Flowers

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

Green Thumb Guide

Prefers enriched soil with good drainage. Cut back in late winter. Divide every few years.



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