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It is native to the Eastern half of the United States from Texas to Florida. It is naturally found in forests and along coastal dunes and is very drought tolerant once established.

HABITAT & HARDINESS: Muhlenbergia capillaris ranges from Massachusetts to Florida, west from Kansas to Texas and into Mexico. This species grows in dry open woods and savannas with acidic or calcareous sandy or gravelly soil.

Height: 3-4 ft

Spread: 3-4 ft

Spacing: 4 ft

USDA Hardiness Zone: 5-11

Bloom Color: Pink, Purple


  • Cut Flower
  • Naturalizing
  • Drought Tolerant


  • Full Sun to Partial Shade

Deer Resistant

  • Deer Resistant

Flowering Months

  • September
  • August

Foliage Color

  • Green

Grass Season

  • Warm Season Grass

Growth Rate

  • Medium

Salt Tolerance

  • High

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Dry to Moist