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Standing Ovation® Little Bluestem Grass

Introducing the magnificent Little Bluestem ‘Standing Ovation’ (Schizachyrium scoparium ‘Standing Ovation’), a native cultivar that earns a standing ovation for its exceptional beauty and resilience. This remarkable grass thrives in poor and dry soils, bringing a touch of blue wonder to even the harshest environments. With its fine, thin leaves standing straight and stiff, ‘Standing Ovation’ maintains a tight, upright habit throughout the growing season, adding structure and elegance to any landscape. As winter arrives, this resilient grass transforms into a spectacle of fiery hues, with shades of orange, red, and brown painting the winter landscape with warmth and vibrancy.

Ecological Benefits:

  • Schizachyrium scoparium ‘Standing Ovation’ is a native cultivar, supporting local ecosystems and preserving biodiversity in your garden environment.
  • With its exceptional drought tolerance, ‘Standing Ovation’ is an excellent choice for water-wise landscapes, thriving in dry conditions while adding beauty and charm to your outdoor space.

Growing Details: 
Flourishes in zones 3 to 9
Height: ~48inches 
Width: ~24inches
Lighting: Sun