little bluestem ‘The Blues’

Schizachyrium scoparium ‘The Blues’ (little bluestem ‘The Blues’)

Botanical Name
Schizachyrium scoparium ‘The Blues’
Common Name little bluestem ‘ The Blues’
Family Poaceae
USDA Zone 3 thru 9
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest Summer, Fall, Winter
Height and Spread 2-4ft x 2ft (60-120cm x 60cm)
Flower Color Purple-Bronze
Attracts Wildlife
Food, Hosts
Additional Information
Cultivated Form of a Plant Native to the Chicago Region. S. scoparium ‘The Blues’ is propagated only by division.
Location in Lurie Garden
Southwest Light Plate, Southeast Light Plate