Big Muhly Grass (Muhlenbergia lindheimeri)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8b -9.4 °C (15 °F) to -6.7 °C (20 °F)
Plant Height: 2-5 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Will Naturalize
Suitable for forage
Edible Parts: Fruit
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Not suitable for containers

Lindheimer Muhly, in bloom, backlit

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Native grasses - do you grow them? by SongofJoy Mar 19, 2014 7:37 AM 22

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