Evergreen, semi-evergreen and deciduous, graminaceous perennials, grown for their ornamental foliage. Conical inflorescences are borne in summer.
Latin name: Miscanthus sinensis "Morning Light"
They grow in full sun and moderately moist, well-drained soils.
Plant in groups and arrangements. Cut to the ground before the new growth starts.
Propagated by division.
Short plant with bicoloured white and green leaves and thin culms that bears yellowish inflorescences.