Little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium)
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Little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium)

Little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium)

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Schizachyrium scoparium

Little bluestem is a native prairie grass that is perfect for conservation and gardening purposes. With its unique reddish-brown stems and beautiful blue-green foliage, this plant adds a natural and aesthetic touch to any landscape. It is extremely drought tolerant and provides habitat and food for wildlife.

Shade Tolerance: Full Sun to Part Shade

Moisture: Dry to Moist

Soils: Sand, Loam, Clay

Height: 2-3 ft.

Bloom Time: May-July

Deer Resistant: Yes

Uses: Rain Gardens

Other: Tolerates poor, rocky soil.

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