Height: 4′-5′ Spread: 2′-3′. Purple Maiden Grass is an arching, graceful grass that forms dense clumps of medium green blades. Silvery-purple plumes accent the foliage in late summer and persist, contrasting with the striking and long-lasting red-orange fall color. This grass is best planted in spring or in summer in the landscape as a specimen, screen or a nice mass of textured foliage. Warm season grass. Full sun to light shade. Zone 5.
Miscanthus sinensis purpurescens | Purple Maiden Grass – #1