Miscanthus for sale online
Miscanthus for sale online. A fantastic eye-catcher, which also provides structure to every garden. Miscanthus, better known in the UK as Silvergrass, is a collection of different species of ornamental grasses. These are stunning garden plants. All grasses grow beautiful ornamental plumes that fully blossom in the autumn, it is then that they are at their most eye-catching. Planted in a group or as a solitary plant in the border or in a decorative pot on the patio, Silvergrass is very versatile and easy to grow. It is popular with English gardeners because this ornamental grass is a breathtaking and easy garden plant. It is hardy, needs little maintenance and few to no problems at all with diseases or fungi. Various types of Miscanthus ornamental grasses are for sale online in our webshop.
Miscanthus sinensis gracillimus
Miscanthus sinensis gracillimus is one of the most popular varieties of Silvergrass. This spectacular ornamental grass is popular for the beautiful and large amounts of purple-red flowers that appear during late summer. As the flower plumes start to mature, they change to silver. The graceful floral plumes stand proud above a full bundle of long, elegant, green leaves, which are adorned with a white vein in the centre of the leaf. This ornamental grass has a beautiful shape, with the leaves hanging down in an elegant curve. Planted as a solitary, this ornamental grass catches your eye. But it is also beautiful in combination with perennials such as Echinacea, Sedum, Anemones, Salvia, Hydrangea or Verbena. Create a decorative border with Miscanthus sinensis gracillimus that you enjoy for a long time.
How to prune Miscanthus
The best time to prune Miscanthus is in the spring. At the end of March cut the withered grass back to about 10-20 cm above the ground. As soon as the temperature rises, the ornamental grass will start to grow again.