Variegated Japanese Silver Grass

Variegated Japanese Silver Grass is an arching ornamental grass, with gdark green blades highlighted by white stripes.

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Botanical Name

Miscanthus sinensis 'Variegatus'

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Soil Moisture

Once established, water weekly – moist

A gracefully arching ornamental grass, with gorgeous dark green blades highlighted by creamy white stripes. Shimmery, silver-white plumes dance atop the foliage mound in fall. A great choice for textural contrast in perennial or shrub beds.


Step 1 – Dig the Hole Twice as Wide as the Pot

Step 2 – Remove the Plant from Its Container

Step 3 – Backfill with 50/50 Soil and Max Mix

Step 4 – Cover the Plant Area with Mulch

Step 5 – Stake the Tree if Needed

Step 6 – Water and Feed the Plant!

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