The Japanese silver grass plant (Miscanthus sinensis) usually produces a feathery, whitish-gray inflorescence that is the source of the name. There are also pink and reddish flowering varieties.
This ornamental grass is commonly known by many names but remains one of the most popular varieties of ornamental grasses. Silver green foliage pops out in early spring into a vase-like shape with many different markings depending on the cultivar. Feathery plumed heads appear in late summer to early fall. With so many to choose from, including some dwarf varieties, it will be a simple task to find one suited to your outdoor space. Some of the most popular are listed below.
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