Flower Database

Miscanthus sinensis

Basic information
Flower Name
Miscanthus sinensis
Formal Name
Miscanthus sinensis
Alias
薄, 尾花, Miscanthus sinensis, susuki
Habitat
Japan, China and East Asia
Morph
Cold hardiness of years grass
Comment
Miscanthus sinensis or susuki (scientific name: Miscanthus sinensis) is a cold-resistant perennial grass in the family Poaceae native to Japan, China and other East Asian countries. It. It grows wild in the fields and mountains across Japan and is a typical autumnal scene. It has been selected as one of the seven autumnal flowers and sometimes creates a melancholy atmosphere. A non-native species, , is gaining strength and has invaded the habitat of the Miscanthus and is multiplying heavily. The language of flowers is "vitality, heart-to-heart".
Common name: Miscanthus sinensis, sinensis, scientific name: Miscanthus, alias: susuki, Obana, Kaya, origin: Japan, China and other East Asian countries, environment: flatland, mountainous region, grass height: 100-200 cm, leaf shape: linear, leaf color: green Leaf margin: toothed, flower color: light brown, ear diameter: 0.5-0.7 cm, inflorescence height: 25-30 cm, flowering season: September-November.
Detailed information
Order
Poales
Family
Poaceae
Genus
Miscanthus
Species
M. sinensis
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Corymb
Petal shape
spikelet
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Dentate
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Brown
Season
Sep Oct Nov
Height
100  ~ 200  [cm]
Diameter
0.5  ~ 0.7