Over one hundred species of Muhlenbergia are native to North America
and Asia. Bamboo muhly grass is native to
and northern Mexico.
It is a clumping grass with upright stalks and slender leaves that give it the
appearance of a small, slender bamboo. Flowers are inconspicuous.
Light: full sun to part shade
Water: drought tolerant when established
Soil: adaptable, no special requirements
Bamboo muhly grass is an easy plant for Florida. It grows best in a sunny, well-drained site.