Schizachyrum (Blustem) scoparium (Little Bluestem)

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Also known as Prairie Beard Grass. Silvery blue-green foliage provides a great backdrop for prairie flowers in the summer. Turns a striking reddish-orange in the fall. Fluffy silver seed heads in the fall that are good for fresh or dried arrangements and winter interest. Non-spreading and clump forming. Needs good drainage.

  • Height: 2'-3'
  • Spread: 2'-3'
  • Exposure:
  • Bloom: summer seed heads
  • Flower Color: Silver