Andropogon gerardii


Common Name: Big Bluestem
Plant Type:Grasses & Sedges
Light (original): sun
Light Requirements: Sun
Height:6 to 8 feet
Width:
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Prairie
Soil Type:Dry to Moist
Soil Moisture:Dry, Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:
Flower Colour:yellow
Bloom Time:summer
Comments:Tall grass prairie indicator. Very palatable for grazing. Attracts birds and butterflies.
Germination:Seed will germinate within 4 weeks if sown at 70°F
Germination Notes:
Grow Notes:
Picture Copyright: John Oyston