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Muhlenbergia dumosa | Pacific Nurseries

Muhlenbergia dumosa

Common Name | Bamboo Muhly
Popular Plant Non-CA Native | Pacific Nurseries
Non-CA Native
Fern
Muhlenbergia dumosa is an attractive and unusual grass that features wispy stems and fine foliage that move freely in the wind. As a native to Arizona and northern Mexico, it resembles fine bamboo. The bright-green foliage and airy stems reach 4-6′ tall and are populate with dense, small, lavender flowers in fall. It prefers full sun with occasional water and is summer-dry tolerant. As a slowly spreading out-of-the-ordinary grass, it is appropriate for use rocky grades, under oaks and open, full sun landscapes.

Muhlenbergia dumosa

Attributes + Requirements

Evergreen
Popular Plant Pollinator Attraction | Pacific Nurseries
Some Pollinator Attraction
Growth | 4-6′ High
Growth | 3-5′ Wide
Popular Plant Flower Color | Pacific Nurseries
Flower Color | GreenLavender
Light Water
Full Sun
Popular Plant Soil Requirements | Pacific Nurseries
Soil | Sandy, Rocky, Well-Drained
Special Features = Low Maintenance | Dramatic Foliage | Deer Resistant | Coastal Tolerant | Summer-dry Tolerant
Popular Plant Sizes Grown | Pacific Nurseries
Muhlenbergia dumosa
Sizes Grown | 1 gal, 5 gal

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