Speed ahead to increased sales with this exclusive Emerald Coast Growers selection! Flowering begins in August (late July in warm climates), significantly earlier than others in the species. Glowing orbs of delicate sunlit purple flowers dance over symmetrical, compact mounds of fine flat foliage. More refined in shape than any other muhly.
Production Location: Florida
Tray Size: 72 plants
Common Name: Muhly grass
USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 10
Mature Height: 36 inches
Seedhead Color: Pink
Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Patent/Royalty: .10 per plant included in tray price
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 70-80 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
Soil EC: 1.8-2.2
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks
Growing Info: Pinching not required.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at low levels of 100 - 150 ppm N
Moisture Level: Grow plants evenly moist.
Watch for Pest and Disease: No serious insect or disease problems.
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: High light is beneficial.
Growth Regulators: Generally not needed
Day Length: Long day