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Miscanthus sinensis 'Grosse Fontane' ('Gross FontĀŠne')
Grosse Fontane Miscanthus

Gross Fontane Maiden Grass has dark green foliage and beautiful red inflorescences in mid-summer that mature to silvery-buff fruiting heads. Translating as "large fountain" that describes its vase-shaped growth habit, alternative spellings include 'Grosse Fontaine' and 'Grosse Fontaene'.


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