- Zones 6 - 10
- Height 4 feet
- Spread 4 feet
Pink Muhly Grass, Muhlenbergia capillaris ‘Lenca’, is one of the most showy of the ornamental grasses. Deep green foliage with pink flowers make this one of the best grasses for containers, mass plantings, and rock gardens. Striking when backlit by the sun.
Pink Muhly Grass Care
Plant in well-drained, average soil. Thrives in full sun and dry soil, once established. Water during periods of severe drought. Cutting back in the spring encourages new growth.
Pink Muhly Grass Spacing
Plant 3 to 5 feet apart in perennial borders and in mass plantings.
Pink Muhly Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 6a - 10b
|Flower Color(s): Red
|Bloom Period: Fall
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Light Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Sun
|Height: 3 Feet
|Spread: 3 Feet
|Habit: Upright Spreading
|Watering: Below Average
|Features: Showy Flowers
|Scientific Name: Muhlenbergia capillaris
|Common Name: Pink Muhly
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.