The species and countless cultivars of the Miscanthus undoubtedly form an important group of ornamental grasses. Impressive appearance. There is a great diversity in growth height, appearance, flowering color, flowering form, leaf color and leaf shape. There are species from 100 to more than 350 centimeters high. It should not be forgotten that even in winter they can give a beautiful image in the garden. Most have stiff stems and many have beautiful hues. They grow on every soil in the sun. Miscanthus occurs naturally in China, Japan and Korea. Miscanthus sinensis originally from China and Japan. Shortly before the new shoots sprout usually at the end of March, they can be pruned to 10 centimeters above the ground. This cultivar: Miscanthus sinensis 'Adagio' is great for smaller gardens (becomes 150 centimeters high). Flowers frequently just above its green trunk.