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Schizachyrium scoparium 'Standing Ovation'

Schizachyrium scoparium 'Standing Ovation' PPAF

Little Bluestem

'Standing Ovation' keeps a tight, upright habit throughout the season.  The sturdy, spiky stems start out bluish-green and mature in the fall with a brilliant display of oranges, reds, yellows and purplish-browns.  Tolerates a wide range of soils.  Deer resistant.  Asexual propagation prohibited. 

Exposure:

Sun, Part Sun

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Height:

3-4 Feet

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Spread:

12-18 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-8

Characteristics & Attributes for Schizachyrium scoparium 'Standing Ovation'

Attributes
Disease Resistant
Cut Flower
Winter Interest
Fall Foliage
Attractive Foliage
Low Maintenance
Upright
Heat Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Flower Color
Silver
Foliage Color
Green
Blue
Best Usage
Border or Bed
Naturalizing
Mass Planting
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Good Drainage
Average
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Winter
Fall
Summer
Spring
Growth Rate
Medium
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