This versatile and hardy warm season perennial grass forms a clump of graceful, upright arching, green leaves with silver mid-ribs; in late summer, a profusion of full burgundy plumes rise above the foliage; nice cut flower, fall colour and winter interest; fairly drought tolerant once established; deer resistant.
Profusion of fall burgundy plumes
Excellent as an accent plant, specimen or screen, in large containers, mass plantings, water-wise gardens and near water's edge.
Miscanthus sinensis 'Huron Sunrise'
(Huron Sunrise Japanese Silver Grass)
60" (150 cm)
36" (91 cm)
72" (183 cm)
Profusion of full burgundy feathery plumes
August - September
Moderate-Low. Drought tolerant once established.
Tolerates a wide range of soil types