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Muhlenbergia emersleyi El Toro

Muhlenbergia emersleyi El Toro
SKU: 71137
No longer available this season.
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. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Muhlenbergia emersleyi El Toro
Growing Zones
Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Deer Resistant
Soil Moisture
Very Waterwise
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
36" tall
Bloom Time
Early summer to mid fall


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.