Dwarf Maiden Grass 'Adagio'


Description: Upright arching foliage is topped in summer with fan like plumes. When clumps dry in the fall they add structural interest to the winter garden. Arching clumps of narrow green foliage. Abundant tan plumes in summer. Excellent dwarf form.

Common Name: Adagio Dwarf Maiden Grass

Scientific Name: Miscanthus sinensis 'Adagio'

Type: Perennial, Ornamental Grass

Exposure: Part Light Shade

Size: 3'-4' foliage height, 5' bloom height, 2'-3' spread

Bloom Color: Pink changing to Silvery-White

Bloom Period: Summer

Fall Color: Burgundy

Landscape Use: Mass Groupings, Cottage Gardens, Japanese Gardens, Perennial Gardens, Wild Gardens

Soil: Well-Drained

Zone: 5 - 9

Growth Rate: Fast

Companion Plants: Black Eyed Susans, Caryopteris, Salvia, Dianthus, Sedum, Daylily

Maintenance: Cut back to 4" in early Spring

Attracts: Birds




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