Miscanthus ‘Purpurascens’

Flame Grass

Mature Height: 3-4.5 feet

Mature Width: 3-4.5 feet

USDA Hardiness Zone Range:  5 to 9

Water Requirements:  Average

Shade Requirements:  Full Sun, Partial Shade


The lovely fall color of Miscanthus‘Purpurascens always impresses folks. It has green foliage and looks great throughout the growing season, this produces shades of vivid red and orange. To top it off, magenta blooms turn white which set off many stunning colors. Growing in an erect shape, flowers can be seen from above the foliage. When planted in small groupings it looks very beautiful.Flame Grass is not considered a dwarf, it only flame grass prefers more moisture to look its best.


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