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Sporobolus heterolepis 'Tara'

Sporobolus heterolepis 'Tara'

Prairie Dropseed

This dwarf Prairie dropseed is fine-textured, clump-forming, and more vase shaped than the species with airy pink, fragrant panicles in late summer. The foliage turns golden to orange in autumn. Beautiful in mass plantings. A sexual propagation prohibited.

Exposure:

Sun

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Height:

12-24 Inches

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Spread:

24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Characteristics & Attributes for Sporobolus heterolepis 'Tara'

Attributes
Fall Bloomer
Winter Interest
Drought Tolerant
Native
Compact Size
Low Maintenance
Cold Tolerant
Long Blooming
Fall Foliage
Attractive Foliage
Heat Tolerant
Upright
Ground Cover
Flower Color
Pink
Foliage Color
Green
Best Usage
Naturalizing
Mass Planting
Groundcover
Border or Bed
Rock Garden
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Average
Wildlife
Attracts Songbirds
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Winter
Growth Rate
Medium
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