Schizachyrium scoparium 'The Blues'

The Blues Little Bluestem Grass, Prairie Beard Grass

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Grass
Growth Rate - Clumping form
Mature Height - 2-4'
Mature Width -
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower -
Fruit -
Leaf - Blue-green
Fall Color - Yellow
Bark -
Other Features - Valuable forage grass with strong glaucous, light blue stems
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Plant in full sun. Tolerant of extremely dry conditions and light shade. Does well in both acid and alkaline soils. Propagate by division. Zone 3-9
Native Habitat - Prairies and open dry fields of North America
Diseases and Insects -
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
-not currently in our collection-

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Grass.
- Other plants of the family Poaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Schizachyrium.
- Other plants of the species Schizachyrium scoparium.