Miscanthus sinensis 'Purpurascens' (Purple Maiden Grass)
Calculate how many plants you need for your next project.

Miscanthus sinensis 'Purpurascens'

Purple Maiden Grass

Shorter variety. Brilliant red-orange fall foliage. Purple flower ages to white. Flowers at 4'-5'
Height: 4-6 ft
Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: August
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
20433.1G #1 2496
20433.3G #3 2780
Add to My Design Palette

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Salt Tolerant
Fall Color
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Sun
Flower Color
Purple
Flower Height
4' to 6'
Flower Type
Panicle
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Coarse
Divide
Every Five Years or Longer
Prune Time
May
Growth Rate
Fast
Origin
Asia

Possible Substitution Plants

Panicum virgatum 'Rotstrahlbusch'
Sorghastrum nutans 'Indian Steel'
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Overdam'
Panicum virgatum 'Haense Herms'