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Miscanthus sinensis | Ornamental grass 'Morning Light' - 5lt

Miscanthus sinensis | Ornamental grass 'Morning Light' - 5lt

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Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light' is a stunning ornamental grass that is highly prized for its delicate, airy foliage and graceful form. This clump-forming grass typically grows to a height of 4-5 feet tall and 3-4 feet wide, making it a perfect choice for adding height and texture to any landscape or garden.

The leaves of Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light' are a pale green color with creamy-white margins, creating a beautiful variegated effect that shimmers in the sunlight. The foliage is thin and delicate, which adds a sense of movement to the plant as it sways gently in the breeze.

This ornamental grass is highly adaptable and can thrive in a variety of soil types, including clay, sand, and loam. It is also drought-tolerant once established and requires minimal maintenance, making it an excellent choice for low-maintenance landscapes.

In late summer, Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light' produces graceful, feathery plumes of tiny, pinkish-white flowers that rise above the foliage. These blooms persist through the fall and into the winter, providing visual interest and texture to the garden even after the growing season has ended.

Overall, Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light' is a beautiful and versatile ornamental grass that adds a touch of elegance and movement to any landscape or garden. It is a great choice for tree nurseries looking to offer their customers a low-maintenance, yet highly attractive ornamental grass option.

  • Common Name

    Ornamental grass Morning Light

  • Family

    Poaceae

  • Type

    deciduous grass

  • Pot Size

    5

  • Height (cm)

    55-65cm

  • Native To

    Asia

  • Maturation period

    2–5 years

Key Info

Size & Spacing

Mature Height

1–1.5m

Mature Width

0.1–0.5m

Shape / habit

Bushy, Clump forming

Preferred Location

Orientation

South–facing or North–facing or West–facing or East–facing, exposed/sheltered

Soil Type

Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand, Full sun

Soil moisture

Moist but well–drained, Well–drained

Growing Period

Flower

Foliage

spring, summer, fall

Fruit

non fruiting

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