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SUNNY BORDER PERENNIAL COLLECTION

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Schizachyrium scoparium ‘The Blues’   

A true blue grass that loves heat and humidity. Clumping form, reaching 3’ tall, with soft seed heads in late summer. In the fall, the glowing blue becomes intense and a deep burgundy-red mingles through the entire clump. 

 
    Common Name:Little Bluestem
    Hardiness Zones:4-9
    Exposure:  
    Native:Yes
    Deer Resistant:Yes
 
Growing Tips: Plant in average, well drained soil.

About Schizachyrium: Schizachyrium is a native grass that is perfect for naturalizing. Other uses include grouping mid to back of the border, in a rock garden or placed by itself as an accent plant. Noted for its stunning, vivid fall colors. Flowers and foliage are good in fresh and dry arrangements.