Grass, Little Zebra Maiden
Description: Little Zebra Grass is a dwarf Miscanthus cultivar featuring variegated green leaves that are horizontally striped with gold bands! It is an upright, warm season, clump-forming ornamental grass.Attractive, tassel-like inflorescences rise above the foliage in late Summer, gradually turning into creamy white plumes by Fall as the seeds mature. Useful as an accent, specimen, small grouping or mass in landscape beds, borders, meadows, wild gardens, cottage gardens, naturalized areas, pond/water garden peripheries or containers and planters.
Common Name: Little Zebra Maiden Grass
Scientific Name: Miscanthus sinensis ‘Little Zebra’
Type: Perennial, Ornamental Grass
Exposure: Full Sun
Size: 3-4′ height, 2-3′ spread
Foliage Color: Green with Gold bands
Bloom Color: Wine-Purple Plumes
Bloom Period: August – September
Landscape Use: Container, Mass Grouping, Prairie Garden, Back drop plant, Wild Gardens
Soil: Well-Drained, Moist
Zone: 5 – 9
Growth Rate: Moderate
Companion Plants: Yarrow, Aster, Coneflower, Daylily, Shasta daisy, Blanket Flower, Black Eyed Susan and Geranium. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.