Grass Purple Muhly

About This Project

Botanical Name

Muhlenbergia capillaris

Mature Sizes

3- 4 X 3-4 ft.

Landscape Uses

Accent, Annual Flower Bed, Containers / Planters, Entryway, Focal Point Specimen, Foundation, Landscape Beds, Mass Planting, Median Strips, Perennial Garden, Shrub Border, Small Groups


Sometimes called pink muhly, but in this region it is more often than not called purple muhly. Clumping form, Delicate, purple cloudlike flowers emerge in the fall well above the foliage and can literally cover the foliage.

Grasses & Perennials