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Pink Muhly Grass
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Pink Muhly Grass

Southern adapted, easy to grow!

Its flower heads create a billowing-cloud effect beginning in mid to late August. This spectacular, yet softly subtle, grass announces that fall is coming to all areas of the South! Disease and pest resistant (including deer!) Mature height is 3' tall. A real eye-catcher! Zones 6–10.
  • 73352
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  • $14.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Muhlenbergia capillaris
  • Height: 18 inches (36 inches when in bloom).
  • Spacing: 2 - 3 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at the same level as in the pot.
  • Spread: 2 - 3 feet.
  • Light Required: Full sun.
  • Color: Purplish-red to pink.
  • Foliage: Tidy clumps, fine blue-green foliage.
  • Blooms: Late Summer to mid Fall for 6 - 8 weeks.
  • Zone: 6 - 10
  • Form: Clumping
  • Flower Form: Purplish-red inflorescence, diffuse silky panicles 18 inches high.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: In late winter to early spring, cut back old foliage down to a few inches above the base of the plant for a neater appearance the rest of the season. Late winter to early spring.
  • Comments: Delicate pink plume seed heads appear in late summer and completely envelope the foliage. Instantly transform the look of your garden by adding easy-care ornamental grasses. They make stunning focal points, graceful borders or perfect complements to your other plantings. In late Summer this tough grass sends up light airy pink plumes. One of the most showy grasses for the landscape. Because of its tough nature it can be planted just about anywhere. It tolerates heat, humididty, drought and wet conditions. Forms neat clumps of narrow foliage in Spring and Summer, then in late Summer it becomes one of the most stunning plants around! Airy plumes of cotton-candy pink float above the foliage, and they hold their color until Fall is over. Extremely easy, thriving despite heat, humidity, drought, even poor soil! Grows 3 feet tall and 2 1/2 feet wide. Muhlenbergia capillaries.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Perennials, Bulbs & Flowers
1A-4B 9/23 - 11/1
5A & 5B 9/23 - 11/1
6A & 6B 9/23 - 11/1
7A & 7B 9/23 - 11/1
8A & 8B 9/23 - 11/1
9A-10B 9/23 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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