Evergreen, semi-evergreen and deciduous, graminaceous perennials, grown for their ornamental foliage. Conical inflorescences are borne in summer.
Latin name: Miscanthus sinensis "Rotsilber"
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 white-edged, green leaves, thin culms and yellowish inflorescences.