Chinese reed Miscanthus Sinensis Malepartus

Small Miscanthus ornamental grass – great surprise!

This interesting Miscanthus species is a low sized, but medium fast growing ornamental grasss and reaches heights from 1,25 to 1,75 meters incl. blossom.
Like all forms of Chinese grass Miscanthus Malepartus does not produce foothills, but grows slowly by forming nests in the breadth and reaches a diameter of up to about 70cm.
Starting from late summer, the flowers appear that are notably nice up to autumn. . In addition, this valuable grass impresses with a notably nice reddish brown to yellow autumn splendor.
The Malepartus feels best on a sunny location with permeable, fresh and humus rich soil as well as with adequate supply of nutrients. . It will also grow in the penumbra, however, not quite as high and tight. The winter hardiness can be generally rates as good.

Chinaschilf Miscanthus sinensis Malepartus als Sichtschutzhecke niedrig
Hedge for visibility protection with low growing flowering Miscanthus Malepartus grasses

In modern garden design, this Chinese reed in beds is planted in small groups of 3 to 5 plants. Even in large flower pots and plant containers as visibility protection on terraces and balconies , this plant thrives remarkably. Here it grows from 0.75 to 1.25 m in height and apart from sufficient water supply it also needs additional fertilizer. To guarantee this use our best organic grass fertilizer as well as the appropriate planting soil for grasses.

The mid-sized Chinese Miscanthus Sinensis Malepartus is suitable for the demarcation of properties without creating an impression of being “constricted”. Even as low sized hedge for visibility protection or in grass-gravel beds, Malepartus stands out in a very beautiful way.

Conclusion: The Miscanthus Malepartus with its gracile leaves and its abundant flowering will enhance any garden!

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