Did you know?
Far East Miscanthus (Miscanthus sinensis 'Ferner Osten') acquired its genus name from the Greek words miskos and anthos, which mean 'stem' and 'flower', respectively.
Up to 5 feet tall
Flowers, Fruit, Foliage
Tall, green, fountain-like, ornamental grass adds four seasons of interest and shifts to shades of yellow and beige in autumn months. Feathery flowers grow in red-purple plumes that rise above the grass stalks.
Pests & Diseases
Great for borders, accents, massing, and near ponds
Plant in moist, well-drained soil in an area with full sun to part shade, This ornamental grass can tolerate moderate drought, wet conditions, pollution, high temperatures, and moderately cold temperatures. Prune to the ground in late winter.