Miscanthus sinensis ‘Strictus’

Porcupine Grass

Mature Height: 8 feet

Mature Width: 3 feet

USDA Hardiness Zone Range:  5-9

Water Requirements:  Moderate Water

Shade Requirements:  Full Sun, Partial Shade

The structure of this grass reveals what the common name Porcupine Grass implies. It is a very upright grass with horizontal cream bands. During summer reddish bronze plumes rise above the foliage. In addition to its beauty this grass is relatively easy to care, fast growing, and is bird friendly.

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