Miscanthus sinensis 'Octoberfest'
Common name: Maiden grass 'Octoberfest'
This showy ornamental grass has pinstriped green and white foliage
that turns to shades of oranges, purples, pinks, and reds in mid-summer.
Huge feathery silver plumes appear in summer.
Makes quite the statement in the landscape.
Use as a vertical interest, mass plantings, screening, and containers.
Height: 6-7' (With plumes)
Exposure: Sun to part
Photos courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc