Sorghastrum nutans (Indian Grass)

(Wood Grass)

A clump of blue green foliage turning to bronze in the fall, long and narrow tan color flower spikes appear above the foliage. Height 3-5′.

A clump of  blue green foliage turning to bronze in the fall, long and narrow tan color flower spikes appear above the foliage. Height 3-5′.

Prefers medium, well drained soil. Drought tolerate when established. Tolerates air pollution and a wide range of grown conditions and soils except for rich, fertile soil. May self seed in the garden. Cool season grass. Deer resistant.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Bloom Time(s): August-September