Miscanthus sinensis Variegatus (38 plugs per tray)
A vintage cultivar, 'Variegatus' has been used in garden landscapes since the beginning of the 20th century. White and green variegated foliage arches heavily, creating a very wide mound. Blooms mid-September. Prefers well-draining soil.
Tray Size: 38 plants Common Name: Variegated Japanese silver grass USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 10 Mature Height: 84 inches Seedhead Color: Red Exposure: Full Sun
Plugs per Tray 38. Depth 3". Volume (max. dry) cubic inches: 8.54 Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media Growing Temperature: 70-80 F (days) 55-65 F (nights) Soil PH: 5.8-6.2 Soil EC: 1.8-2.2 Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks Growing Info: Pinching not required. Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N Moisture Level: Allow plants to dry between ample waterings. Watch for Pest and Disease: Aphids, mealybugs, spider mites, Miscanthus blight Vernalization Requirements: Not required. Supplemental Lighting: Plants require 12+ hours photoperiod. Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed. Day Length: Long Day Other: Plants will not establish root growth under cool temperatures and short days.