prairie satin grass

Muhlenbergia cuspidata (prairie satin grass)‚Äč

Botanical Name Muhlenbergia cuspidata
Common Name prairie satin grass
Family Poaceae
USDA Zone 3 thru 7
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Sun
Season(s) of interest all seasons
Height and Spread 1-1.5ft x 1-2ft (30-45cm x 30-60cm)
Flower Color Inconspicuous Green
Attracts Wildlife Provides Food for Birds, Hosts Caterpillars of Butterflies/Moths,
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region. Also known as plains muhly.
Location in Lurie Garden North Dark Plate