Little Kitten Maiden Grass
Dwarf Variety of a Garden Favorite
Little Kitten Maiden Grass, Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Kitten', is a herbaceous, ornamental grass. Plant a few of these for a lovely groundcover or naturalized look in your side yard. With their dwarf nature, these are also ideal as container plants, or plant even just one for an elegant accent for your perennial bed.
Maiden Grass cultivars have long been beloved by gardeners for their beauty and hardiness, and Little Kitten Maiden Grass is no exception. The long, slender leaves posses a sun-catching, silver tint and will present a gentle, cascading effect in your landscape.
Pink-tinted, silver/white flower spikes rise up above the mounded foliage in autumn and (to the delight of your feathered friends), will persist into the winter months. Maiden Grass’ foliage even turns gold for fall, yet another decorative feature of an already beautiful plant.
Little Kitten Maiden Grass will grow to about 3 feet in height at bloom with a 18-inch spread. It has an upright, mounded form and is adaptive to a variety of soils. It’s medium-to-fast growth rate ensures that you won’t have long to wait to enjoy all the remarkable features of this garden favorite.
Like an adorable little kitten, this dwarf variety of Maiden Grass is will be delightful addition to your landscape. Even if you don’t have a lot of space, this popular grass is able to fit into just about any little nook and cranny you have…or even a few containers on your patio.
* Winter interest
* Drought tolerant
* Great for containers
* Lovely in floral arrangements
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Miscanthus sinensis 'Little Kitten'|
|Mature Height||15 inches|
|Mature Spread||1 - 4 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|
|Flower Color||Brown, White Seed Head|