Ruby Grass

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Melinus nerviglumis cv. Savannah
Common Name: Ruby Grass
Height: 8-12 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun, Morning sun with afternoon shade
Soil Conditions: Tolerates periodic drought, Average well-drained soil
Flower Color: Red, Pink
Special Characteristics:
  • Blue green foliage turns red-purple in the fall