Muhlenbergia capillaris, FL Ecotype
Hairawn Muhly, FL Ecotype
A decorative grass used in meadows, along roadways and woodland margins in southern states.
General Product Information:
Item Number: MUHCAP01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Uplands & Meadows
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A tufted grass; straw-colored panicles on long rolled leaves; red to white seedheads during the bloom period.
Habitat: Usually sandy or rocky soils of ridges, flatwoods, cypress, low woods, swales, saline flats, beaches, dunes.
Bloom Period: August to October
Foliage Color: Yellow-green
Height: Up to 4.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 9 in
pH: 5.8 – 6.8
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 1,400,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 3.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy