Schizachyrium scoparium


Common Name: little bluestem
Plant Type:Grasses & Sedges
Light (original): sun to light shade
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:1 to 3 feet
Width:
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Prairie
Soil Type:dry, sand to loam
Soil Moisture:Dry
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:
Flower Colour:yellow
Bloom Time:late summer
Comments:Attracts birds. Larval plant for skippers. Dry prarie, savannah, dunes.
Germination:Seed will germinate within 4 weeks if sown at 70°F
Germination Notes:
Grow Notes:
Picture Copyright: John Oyston