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
Zone: 5 – 9
Growth Rate: Fast
Companion Plants: Black Eyed Susans, Caryopteris, Salvia, Dianthus, Sedum, Daylily. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.
Maintenance: Cut back to 4″ in early Spring