Scientific Name: Miscanthus sinensis 'Positano' Form: Vase, Oval - vertical
Common Name:Positano maiden grassTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:PoaceaeHabit: Upright, Arching, Dense
Plant Type: Poales (grass-like) Mature Size (ht. X w.):2 - 3m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Grass-like, Alternate, Parallel venation, Leathery, Glabrous, Linear, Serrulate
Flowers: Spikelet, (Panicle-like), (Floriferous), Silver, Aug- Sep
Fruit: Grain (caryopsis), Brown, Silver, Nov- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses: Tall background, Mixed shrub border, Waterside planting, Screening
Key ID Features:Leaves 9-13 mm wide; flowers red turning creamy-white.