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Schizachyrium scoparium 'The Blues'

Schizachyrium scoparium 'The Blues'

Little Bluestem

Schizachyrium ‘The Blues’ is one of our showiest native grasses with leaves of blue with purple highlights in spring and summer and has great reddish-orange fall color. 'The Blues' is very upright and very drought tolerant.

Exposure:

Sun

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Height:

24-36 Inches

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Spread:

24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-9

Characteristics & Attributes for Schizachyrium scoparium 'The Blues'

Attributes
Native
Low Maintenance
Fall Bloomer
Drought Tolerant
Fall Foliage
Attractive Foliage
Winter Interest
Upright
Flower Color
White
Foliage Color
Blue
Purple
Best Usage
Naturalizing
Mass Planting
Container
Border or Bed
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Summer
Spring
Winter
Growth Rate
Medium
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