This native prairie grass is prized for it's upright sea-blue stalks with hints of pink. It is excellent for border planting, background and as individual accent plants. In the fall it the fall it forms small brushlike seed pods - for those looking for a true North American native this grass originates from the midwestern prairie.
|Bloom Period:||late summer|
|Genus & Species:||Schizachyrium scoparium|
|Mature Height:||36 to 48 inches|
|Mature Spread:||30 to 40 inches|
|Plant Spacing:||24 inches or more|
|Planting Depth:||Crown even with the soil|
|Planting Time:||Spring or Fall Planting|
|Soil Type:||Well drained soil|
|Sun Exposure:||Full Sun|
|Zone:||3 to 8|
General care for any tree or shrub is easy, please educate yourself and follow these simple rules.
Caring for Little Blue Stem Grass
Little blue stem is a native grass that is easily grown in sandy, dry, well drained areas.