purple-muhly-grass

Botanical Name Muhlenbergia capillaris
Common Name Purple Muhly Grass
Plant Type Ornamental grass
Hardiness Zone 5-9
Height 2-3 ft.
Spread 2-3 ft.
Habit upright, whispy
Exposure full sun
Bloom Type Sept.-Nov.
Bloom Color pinkish purple
Flower showy
Autumn/Winter Intrest good fall & winter presence
Suggested Use borders, groupings, naturalized areas
Locations Skycatcher
Notes In autumn, this unique specimen creates a spectacular, billowy inflorescence of massed, vibrant pink, airy flowers on 4-foot stems. It is noted for its tolerance to poorly drained soil. It is possibly hardy to Zone 6 with protection.
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