Muhly Grass 'Pink' (Muhlenbergia Capillaris) - Zone 6-9 Full Sun 3' Height/Width. Clump-forming grass known for its pink-purple (avail in white also) colored inflorescence that float above the plant in an airy & eye-catching display from September to December. Heat, humidity, deer, & drought resistant (once established) in well-drained soil (hates wet feet). Space 2' apart & cut back in early spring to remove any brown blades. Propagate by division of clumps every 3 yrs in early spring.
1. Thuja occidentalis 'Holmstrup' 9. Deren white 'Aurea' 2. Serbian spruce 'Pendula' 10. Yew ‘Washingtonii’ 3. Juniperus communis 'Stricta' 11. The rocky juniper 'Blue Arrow' 4. Thuja occidentalis 'Dumosa' 12. Japanese Spiraea 'Goldmound' 5. Blue spruce 'Glauca' 13. Cuff soft 'Auslese' 6. Blue spruce 'Maigold' 14. The English physocarpus 'Diabolo' 7. Catnip Siberian 15. Yew berries 8. Thuja occidentalis 'Aurea' 16. The European larch 'Pendula'
If you live in an area of the country with harsh winters, you may be resigned to a dead and dreary yard and garden during the cold months. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There are plenty of plants that look great all season long, even in the northernmost reaches of the country. Check out our favorites, and see if you can get some of these cold-weather wonders in the ground before winter’s chill sets in.