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Schizachyrium scoparium 'Standing Ovation'

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. 


  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:3-8
  • Height:3-4 Feet
  • Spread:12-18 Inches

Flower Color
Silver
Foliage Color
Blue
Green
Best Usage
Border or Bed
Mass Planting
Naturalizing
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Average
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Exposure
Sun
Part Sun
Growth Rate
Medium
Additional Information about Schizachyrium scoparium 'Standing Ovation'

'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.