Maiden Grass 'Gracillimus'
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
- Landscape Size: 6'-8' tall, 3'-5' width
- Light Requirement: Full to Partial Sun
- 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.
Green Thumb Guide
Prefers enriched soil with good drainage. Cut back in late winter. Divide every few years.