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Sold as spring divisions to produce only one or two main canes in the first year . 

Miscanthus sacchariflorus - Amur Silver grass - Hardy Sugar Cane is a vigorous, upright deciduous grass to around 2.5m in height with long arching leaves 3cm wide with a prominent

white midrib. Native to China, Japan,

Korea and Russia so suited to a British climate.Can make a tropical looking feature plant or a summer screen to nearly 2m in even the first year of planting:plant 30cm to 1m apart depending on how quickly you want a dense barrier. Tolerates most conditions but grows best in moderately

fertile, moist but well-drained soil in sun or light shade. Where stems are left for winter interest, they should be cut to the ground

by around Xmas when they start to moult leaves. Generally pest and disease free. To achieve the height indicated keep it moist.

Provides useful canes.Does not normally produce flowers in our climate.

Foliage: Deciduous

Height: 2.5m+ in 2-5 years

Spread: 1m

The pictures in this listing are examples of the available plant at maturity and do not indicate anything in regards to size of plant at the point of sale

Organically produced young plant grown in a 9cm pot or division for planting immediately or to grow on (pot removed when possible, to reduce plastic waste)

Miscanthus sacchariflorus Amur Silver Grass division screening plant

SKU: BP202400591
  • Miscanthus
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