Schizachyrium scoparium 'Blaze'

Little Bluestem

  • Fine foliage
  • Seedheads are of interest
  • Mass plantings are a plus
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun
Average Water
Average Water

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Colors change into the fall

Good accent plant or background plant

Height: 36 in
Spacing: 24 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Non-Flowering
Zone: 3
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Fall Color
  • Mass Planting
  • Low Maintenance


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Red
  • Blue

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Fall

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water