Prairie dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis)
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Prairie dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis)

Prairie dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis)

  • 4.5" pot
    Flat of 38 - 2" plugs
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Sporobolus heterolepis

Prairie dropseed is a versatile grass known for its conservation properties in addition to its beauty in gardens. With its deep roots and drought tolerance, it's a great choice for erosion control and water conservation. Bring native flora to your landscape with this expert-recommended option.

Shade Tolerance: Full Sun to part shade

Moisture: Dry to Wet

Soils: Sand, Loam, Clay

Height: 2-3 ft.

Bloom Time: August-October

Color: Pink and brown

Deer Resistant: Yes

Other: Drought tolerant, good for wildlife, fragrant, winter interest, fragrance

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