Muhlenbergia capillaris (Gulf Muhly)
Gulf Muhly is a mid-size perennial grass with airy pink seed heads. It does best in full sun but is adaptable to different soil conditions. It is drought tolerant once established.
Gulf Muhly is a versatile grass that can be effectively utilized in various settings. It is excellent when highlighted, planted in groupings or en masse as well as a focal point. It looks stunning in the fall and provides winter interest as well.
AT A GLANCE
|Water use||Low, medium|
|Sun exposure||Full sun|
|Mature height||3 ft|
|Mature spread||3 ft|
|Present in state|
|Present in county and native|
|Native to North America, but adventive & escaped in state|
|Not present in state|
|Present and rare, native in county|
|Previously present, now extinct|
|Questionable presence (cross-hatched, regardless of color)|