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Zebra Grass

Eye-Catching Landscape Accent
  • Emerald-green foliage with golden stripes
  • Silvery plumes appear in autumn
  • Grows 4-7 ft. with 3-5 ft. spread
  • Adds movement and texture to the landscape
  • Tolerates drought and a range of soil types
  • SKU: 79441
  • For each offer ordered, get one potted plant
  • This item is not available in FL NY
This item ships in Fall
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Zebra Grass

Impressive and exotic looking, growing 4-7 ft. tall and spreading to 3-5 ft. Emerald-green foliage will develop golden stripes midsummer, and silvery plumes appear in autumn and last through the winter. Does best in full sun, as an accent or grouping. Hardy and will tolerate drought and a wide range of soil conditions.
Product Details
  • FormUpright
  • LightFull sun to partial shade.
  • Height4 - 7 feet
  • Spread3 - 5 feet
  • Spacing5 feet.
  • Zones4 - 9 (-20° F.)
  • FoliageGreen foliage develops yellow horizontal bands.
  • Flower FormSilvery-white flowers appear late summer above the foliage.
  • ColorSilvery-white plumes.
  • BloomsLate Summer. Plumes will last all winter. Cut back in early spring.
  • Soil RequirementsWell-drained soil, but will tolerate a wide range of soil types.
  • Growth RateModerate growth rate.
  • PruningEarly spring. Keep stalks for winter interest and trim down to within one foot of the ground in early spring.
  • CommentsDistinct white and green variation. Tolerates some shade, but will perform best in full sun. Rare and exotic. In mid-Summer, the foliage develops distinctive golden horizontal bands. In Autumn, silvery-white plumes appear and last up to two months. Grows 4 - 7 feet tall and spreads 3 - 5 feet. Use as an eye-catching accent or in a dramatic grouping. Hardy, drought-tolerant once established.
  • Botanical NameMiscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus'
  • DepthPlant at the same depth as in the pot.
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Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Perennials, Bulbs & Flowers
1A-4B 9/23 - 11/1
5A & 5B 9/23 - 11/1
6A & 6B 9/23 - 11/1
7A & 7B 9/23 - 11/1
8A & 8B 9/23 - 11/1
9A-10B 9/23 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

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