ornamental grass

Muhlenbergia dubia | Pine Muhly, Mexican Deergrass

Pine Muhly grows in a dense, clumping form to about 2 feet high, but seedheads in summer and fall add an additional 3 feet in height. Similar to Deergrass but it presents as a smaller version, useful for today's smaller lots. Drought tolerant; best planted in well draining soil. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 5F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 2 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: light green

Flower Color: purple, tan, cream

Flower Season: summer, fall