Perhaps the most commonly used grass species in prairie restorations, Little Bluestem is likely the most popular native grass with gardeners also. Its? compact, clumping form, striking reddish-gold colour in the fall and feathery white seed heads combine to make a powerful display in the landscape. Tolerant of drought and poor soil. Attracts birds.
Height: 2-3 Feet
Blooms: August to October
Bloom Colour: Brown
Light: Full Sun
Soil: Dry to Moist, Sandy/Gravel, Clay & Average Soil
Habitat: Prairies, Alvars & Sandy Shorelines