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Muhlenbergia emersleyi El Toro

El Toro Muhly Grass

El Toro' is a selected form of this Southwestern native species that blooms in late summer with a showy display of ivory flower spikes that ripen to silver. Very heat and drought tolerant once established.

SKU# 71137

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Plant - 5" deep pot
Additional Information
SKU 71137
Common Name El Toro Muhly Grass
Botanical Name Muhlenbergia emersleyi El Toro
Zones 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Full Sun
Flower Color Purple, Silver
Estimated Mature Height 36" tall
Mature Spread 36" wide
Bloom Time Early summer to mid fall
Ships As Potted Plant
Native Yes
Planting Season Fall
Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Clay Soil, Average Soil
Soil Moisture Very Waterwise
Amount of Rain 10 to 20"
Advantages Deer Resistant
Ideal Region Hot Desert, USA
36" tall x 36" wide. This wonderful native ornamental grass, 'El Toro' has coarse blue-green foliage and blooms in late summer with showy, fluffy rosy-purple tinted flower spikes that age to tan. A very heat tolerant selection from Mountain State Wholesale Nursery. Most soil including clay.

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