miscanthus sinensis 'huron sunrise' (huron sunrise maiden grass)

Size: 1 gallon
  • green leaves with silver midribs arch gracefully on sturdy upright stems
  • foliage turns a golden colour in the fall and remains through the winter
  • bloom time: august to october
  • warm season grasses are much slower starting in the spring
  • they do not push new growth until temperatures warm in early to midsummer
  • they flower later in the summer or fall with most blooms remaining into the winter
  • most warm season grasses tolerate heat, humidity and drought; some even thrive in these conditions
  • zone 4
  • height 100-175cm
  • spread 90-100cm 
  • colour burgundy
  • plants should be divided, in the spring, every few years, to maintain freshness
  • foliage can be left standing all winter, however, it should be pruned early to mid-spring to make way for new growth
  • full sun
  • attracts birds
  • fast growing
  • deer resistant
  • drought tolerant, once established
  • heat tolerant