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Miscanthus Strictus
Miscanthus sinensis Strictus
Miscanthus sinensis Strictus

3.5" pot

Zones: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Mature Size: 5 - 6', plumes reach 8 - 9' tall, 2 - 6' wide
Light: Full Sun
Blooms: Late Summer to Early Fall
Flower Color: Reddish-Brown

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Description Plant Care
Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus' (Porcupine Grass). 'Strictus' is well recognized for its stunning gold-banded foliage. Ideal for garden, landscape or at water's edge. Its growth habit is very upright, resembling porcupine quills. Fall bloom period, opening to coppery-red plumes, which turn silver in fall, and raise the overall height to 8-9' tall. Beautiful winter presence with conifers in the garden. Can tolerate a wide range of soils, including coastal conditions if the soil is kept moist. May be slower to establish in drier sites. Tolerates boggy conditions. Full sun to bright shade. Considered deer resistant once established.
Special Characteristics:
  • Salt Tolerant