Morning Light Maiden Grass Details

Morning Light Maiden Grass

  • Botanical Name: Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light'
  • Plant Type: Ornamental Grass
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Demand: Medium
  • Landscape Use: Container, Deer Resistant, Focal Point/Specimen Plant, Screen - Physical (e.g., barriers), Screen - Visual
  • Ornamental Value: Red, Tan, White
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Birds
  • Season: Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright, Bushy
  • Plant Spread: 5'
  • Plant Height: 6'


Variegated form of maiden grass. Very narrow foliage with linear variegation. A small white stripe gives the illusion of gray foliage. Red, fan-like heads fade to blonde over winter. Can look ethereal.

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