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Miscanthus sinensis My Fair Maiden

Scientific Name : Miscanthus sinensis
Common Name : Japanese Silver Grass, Maiden Grass
Hardiness Zone : 5a - 9a
Hardiness Degree : -20°F (-29°C)
Blooming Season : Autumn
Plant Habit : Columnar
Characteristics : Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional)
Water : Light
Fertilizer : None or when needed only
Spacing : 60 - 72" (152 - 183cm)
Height : 72 - 102" (183 - 259cm)
Width : 48 - 60" (122 - 152cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : A non-invasive, infertile hybrid Maiden Grass.
Ideal for dramatic backgrounds in the landscape.
Idea & Tips : A focal point of the sunny garden.
Plant where there is plenty of room to grown for a dramatic show.
Grower InformationA non-invasive, infertile hybrid Maiden Grass.
  • Ideal for dramatic backgrounds in the landscape.
'NCMS1'
Protection InformationCPBRAF; EU PBRAF; PP26,387
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
  • Propagation Guide

    • Media EC/pH:
      Comments:
      Propagation prohibited.
  • Finishing Guide

    • Media pH:
      5.8-6.5
      Temperature:
      65 to 75°F (18 to 24°C)
      Light Level (fc):
      5,000 to 8,000
      Vernalization:
      No
      Daylength:
      Short day obligate
      Watering:
      Low to moderate
      Fertilization:
      Low
      Pinch After Transplant:
      No
      Plant Growth Regulators:
      None required
      Pests and Fungal Diseases:
      Rust resistant
  • Crop Scheduling

    • 1–qt. (10–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Not recommended
      1–gal. (15–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      16-18 wks
      2 to 3–gal. (25 to 30–cm) pot, 3 plants per pot:
      24-26 wks, 1 ppp
      Bloom Months:
      October to November

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