mexican wiregrass


regionally-sourced plant specimens that are sustainably harvested of the highest quality to be well-adapted to the requirements of each project


all plantsbunch grasses

\\ mexican wiregrass (NATE3)

\\ mexican wiregrass (NATE3)

\\ mexican wiregrass (NATE3)

plant details

mexican wiregrass


latin name: Nassella tenuissima

usda code: NATE3

alternative name(s): Mexican Feathergrass, Finestem needlegrass, Ponytail grass, Texas tussock


ecotopes class: bunch grasses

ecological condition(s): sunny edge – prairie pocket

size range: medium – 2+ ft

habit: grass

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: full sun – part-shade

native range