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Big Bluestem Grass # 1 Cb

Foliage draws attention as it changes from green to blue-green and silvery blue in the summer, to red, Experience the captivating beauty of Big Bluestem (Andropogon gerardii), an ornamental grass renowned for its remarkable foliage and seasonal color changes. From late summer to late fall, this exceptional grass delights with its vibrant hues, transitioning from green to blue-green in summer to a rich red-bronze in the fall, and providing interest well into the winter months. With its compact growth habit until mid-summer, Big Bluestem serves as a versatile choice for mass plantings and as a striking specimen plant in garden landscapes.

Ecological Benefits:

  • The deep roots of this grass help stabilize soil, prevent erosion, and improve soil health, making it a beneficial addition to garden landscapes.
  • Big Bluestem provides valuable habitat and shelter for birds and small wildlife, contributing to garden biodiversity and supporting local ecosystems.

Growing Details:
Flourishes in zones 3 to 9
Height: ~7inches
Width: ~5inches
Lighting: Sun