Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Average
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Attributes
Good Cut Flowers
Container
Easy to Grow
Drought Tolerant
Water Requirements
Adapts well to dry or moist conditions

Schizachyrium scoparium 'Smoke Signal'

Little Bluestem

Blue-green foliage blends into scarlet and deep red tones in late summer. It then ages to a deeper red-purple into the fall. The color is intense and showy, and its habit is slender and refined.

Height:

2-4 ft

Schizachyrium (skiz-ah-keer'-ee-um)

Family: Poaceae · Common Name: Little Blue Stem

Native colorfast blue grasses that love the heat and humidity and prefers dry poor soils. Wonderful red fall color and silvery winter interest. Best en masse.

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