All-Stars Plant Details

 Japanese silver grass
Latin Name: Miscanthus sinensis (dwarf varieties)
Common Name: Japanese silver grass
Type: Perennial
Size: Large
California Native: No
Description: Leaves may turn red, orange, and yellow in the fall; many varieties are available, with different leaf patterns and a range of sizes; thrives in clay soil.
Pruning Needs: cut to ground in winter
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Part Shade
Arboretum Location(s): Ruth Risdon Storer Garden
Water Needs: Low
Color(s): None
Bloom Season(s): Summer
Wildlife Value: None