Schizachyrium scoparium Blue Heaven® (Little Bluestem) PP17,310

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Upright grass, emerges blue, develops pink -burgundy hues late summer, turns to rich copper in the fall. Purplish panicles turns to tan into the fall. Remains upright into winter.  Height 3-4'.

Schizachyrium attracts birds and butterflies. Prefers average, dry to medium well drained soil. Drought tolerant when established. Tolerates air pollution, dry soils, heat, humidity and a wide range of soil conditions. Warm season grass. Deer resistant.

a.k.a. Schizachyrium 'MinnblueA'

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-10
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Bloom Time(s): September-October