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Miscanthus sinensis, Chinese Silver Grass, Zebra Grass, Porcupine Grass
Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus'

Miscanthus sinensis

Chinese Silver Grass, Zebra Grass, Porcupine Grass
Family: Poaceae   (Formerly:Poaceae / Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Origin: Eastern Asia
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

It is widely cultivated as an ornamental plant in temperate regions around the world.





Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/miscanthus_sinensis.htm