Regal Mist® Pink Muhly Grass
Muhlenbergia capillaris 'Lenca'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||mew-len-BERG-gee-uh kap-ill-AIR-iss|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 4 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide, in bloom.|
|Bloom Time||Late Summer to Fall|
|Design Ideas||Wonderful planted in mass with a solid wall background to highlight the flowers. Also attractive planted out in the open next to a pond or pool. The delicate, airy flowers wave and shimmer in the wind. This plant is versatile and can be mixed into ornamental or native landscape designs.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Poolside, Rock Garden, Coastal Exposure, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Easy Care, Fall Color, Naturalizes Well, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Showy Pink Plumes|
Easy to grow and adaptable; thrives in average to lean, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, thrives with regular moisture but tolerates some drought. For a neat appearance, hard prune old foliage annually, before new leaves emerge.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6 - 9