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Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'

Striped Maiden Grass

Item #: 456

Zones: 5a to 9b

Height: 60" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: China, Japan

Pot Size: 3 qt. (2.8 L)
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This has not remained the industry standard by chance. The gracefully arching and vividly-striped green and white foliage makes a stunning 4' wide mound. In late summer, the clump is topped with tan plumes that remain attractive well into early spring in NC. For best effect, use it against a green or gold backdrop for a vivid attention-grabbing combination.

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