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Miscanthus ‘Gentle Breeze’

Miscanthus sinensis


Superfine foliage. Compact selection, 2-3′ tall in full flower. Attractive long season of landscape interest. Great for container plantings!

Genus & Species: Miscanthus sinensis.

Protection Status: Rights Asserted.

USDA Zone: Zone 4. (-30°F or -34°C).

Bloom: Abundant silky silvery-white flower heads. Attractive if left uncut through the winter months.

Bloom Time: July-October.

Foliage: Super fine silvery-green foliage. Tactile and great for adding movement to the garden. Emerging green in spring, silvering with age with elegant fine red highlights from August.

Habit: Tidy clumping habit. Foliage 2′ x 1.5′. Flower stems 3′ in full flower.

Propagation: Division & TC. License required for propagation.

Culture: Fertile well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade.

Uses: Garden border, modern courtyard & landscape plantings.

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Patent Status: Rights Asserted