Muhly Grass is a moderate growing ornamental grass and perennial plant that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 6A through 10B. It matures to an average height of 2 feet to 3 feet and an average width of 3 feet to 4 feet, depending on climate and other environmental factors. It prefers growing in a location that provides full sun, morning sun with afternoon shade or morning shade with afternoon sun and grows best when planted in sand, loam or clay soil that is well drained. In the summer and fall Muhly Grass produces pink flowers. The foliage is blue green and yellow in color. It attracts wildlife, visual attention and songbirds / birds and is resistant to deer, drought, insects, diseases, mildew and heat.
Muhly Grass can be useful in the landscape along woodland borders, in mass plantings, in foundation plantings, in containers or planters, in shrub borders, around decks, swimming pools, and other outdoor living areas, as an accent, as a focal point, in landscape beds or islands or for erosion control and also in rock or xeriscape gardens, theme gardens, cottage gardens or perennial gardens.
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Muhly Grass features beautiful clouds of airy, pinkish-purple flowers in late summer through early fall. An absolutely showstopping source of late-season color.
Tthis fine textured native grass is effortless to grow in all but wet or boggy soils. Thrives is sandy, well-drained soil in full sun. Exceptionally drought tolerant and salt tolerant.
Muhly Grass is excellent for mass planting as a groundcover on embankments and seaside plantings. Also useful as an accent, in small to large groupings in borders, landscape beds and islands, perennial gardens, rock gardens and foundation plantings.
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muhly grassMay 7th 2012
This was my first time ordering from Gardener Direct. Great product , fast shipping. I would certainly recommend to a friend, and will order again.