Miscanthus sinensis var. condensatus 'Cosmopolitan'

Variegated Maiden Grass

Deciduous, Herbaceous Grass / Grass-Like, Perennial

Miscanthus sinensis var. condensatus 'Cosmopolitan is an exceptionally stately ornamental grass. Best suited for larger gardens where it can be given some room.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Afternoon Sun, Filtered Sun

Water Needs: Average, Low, Regular / Even


Size: 72 - 96 tall x 30 - 60 wide
Shape / Form: Arching, Strappy, Upright
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Variegated, Ivory / Cream

Flower Color: Ivory / Cream
Bloom Season: Aug, Sep, Summer
Flower Shape: Panicle

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and Borders, Erosion Control, Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border
Wildlife: Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Late Spring / Early Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall
Plant Behavior: Fast Growing / Vigorous
Collections: Great Plant Pick

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos