Schizachyrium scoparium 'Prairie Blues'

Little Bluestem


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Grey-blue foliage that turns red-orange in the fall
  • Strong, upright stems
  • Fall foliage is a beautiful addition for dried flower arrangements
  • Birds love this plant for nesting and feasting on seeds in the winter



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers sunny, dry well drained soil.  Easy to grow with almost no maintenance.


Height: 2-4 ft
Spread: 18-24 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~6 ½” pot
Bloom Color:
Zone: 3-8