prairie satin grass

Botanical Name Muhlenbergia cuspidata
Common Name prairie satin grass
Family Poaceae
USDA Zone 3 to 7
Light Requirements Full to Part Sun
Season(s) of interest Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Height and Spread 1-1.5ft x 1-2ft (30-45cm x 30-60cm)
Flower Color Inconspicuous Green
Attracts Wildlife Hosts, Food for Birds
Additional Information Native to the Chicago Region
Location in Lurie Garden North Dark Plate