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Porcupine Grass



'Strictus', known commonly as Porcupine Grass, is a big grass that will have a big impact in the landscape. It gets its name from its stiff, upright foliage that stabs at the sky like porcupine spines. Dark green leaves have distinctive horizontal yellow banding and look amazing when backlit by the sun. An excellent choice to add vertical interest in the garden. 

Common Name: Porcupine Grass
Botanical Name: Miscanthus sinensis 'Strictus'
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Mature Height: 5'
Mature Width: 4'
Bloom Time: Fall
Soil Preference: Average to Moist
Advantages: Easy to Grow, Deer Resistant
Zone: 4-9
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