Adagio Maiden Grass

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Plant Information
Common Name Adagio Maiden Grass
Botanical Name Miscanthus sinensis 'Adagio'
Plant Type Perennial
Mature Height 3 to 4 ft
Mature Width 3 to 4 ft
Growth Habit Arching
Bloom Color Pink-white
Bloom Interest Showy
Bloom Period August to February
Seasonal Interest Fall, Winter
Foliage Color Green
Foliage Type Simple
Fall Color Yellow
Attributes Black Walnut Tolerant, Drought Tolerant, Dry Soil
Attracts Butterflies No
Attracts Birds No
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Shade
USDA Hardiness Zone 5 to 9
Zoned for KC Region Yes
Water Preference Moist,Well-drained
Maintenance Level Low
Cost Moderate
Watering Notes Water weekly the first year of planting. Once established, supplemental water during periods of drought is usually all that is necessary.
Fertilize Notes Feed with a general purpose fertilizer like 5-10-5 when planting. Established plants shouldn't be fed heavily. Use fertilizer at half-strength in the spring as new growth appears.
Prune Notes Prune to 10-12" height, Fall or Early Spring before new growth shows