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Bamboo Muhly
Bamboo Muhly
Bamboo Muhly
Bamboo Muhly
Bamboo Muhly
Bamboo Muhly
Bamboo Muhly
Bamboo Muhly

Bamboo Muhly

Muhlenbergia dumosa❄️
$18.25
Note : Preparation of materials for careful packaging of plants before shipping typically takes between 8-12 business days, in addition to the standard shipping times.

Height: 4’-6’
Spread: 3’-5’
Bloom: October-January
Light: Full Sun, Dappled Shade
Water: Low
Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Origin: Southwestern U.S. & Mexico

Muhlenbergia dumosa is an exciting grass from southern Arizona and northern Mexico that looks like a dainty bamboo with its 4-6 feet tall, light, airy stems of bright-green foliage. In late fall and winter, the foliage tips become decorated with tiny flowers that give the plant a pale pinkish-green cast. Although rhizomatous, it spreads slowly and becomes easily controlled. Plant in full sun and water occasionally – this is a drought-tolerant grass, though it looks lusher with an occasional drink.

Muhlenbergia dumosa grows naturally on rocky slopes, canyon ledges, and cliffs in oak-pine and thorn-scrub forests and open prairie from 2,000 to 6,000 feet in elevations in southern Arizona to southern Mexico from southern Baja California, Sonora to Jalisco, and the Chihuahuan Desert region.

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