A dwarf plant with graceful, silvery green arching foliage that becomes a whirl of orange, gold, and burgundy in fall. Spectacular in mass plantings or mixed into perennial borders.


Watering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

Botanical Pronunciation:miss-KANTH-us sy-NEN-sis

Plant type:Perennial, Ornamental Grass


Growth habit:Narrow

Growth rate:Fast

Average landscape size:Fast growing; forms dense foliage clumps 5 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.

Special features:Bird Friendly, Dwarf Plant, Fall Color, Fast Growing, Waterwise

Foliage color:Green

Blooms:Late summer, persisting through winter.

Flower color:White

Garden styleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic

Companion PlantsNinebark (Physocarpus); Juniper (Juniperus); Potentilla (Potentilla); Cranesbill (Geranium); Catmint (Nepeta)



Adagio Maiden Grass