Big Bluestem Grass
6 feet high x 3 feet wide
Sun to Part Sun
Out of stock
Big Bluestem is a native of the Great Plains prairie ecosystem. Each plant will form a tall dense clump of arching silvery blue foliage turning a copper red color in autumn. The seed heads resemble that of a turkey foot with a purplish inflorescence to it. It is very drought tolerant once established. This is a grass vastly underutilized in the Wyoming landscape. Like all grasses, deer resistant.
Throughout this site, the following are used as guidelines for watering established plants:
About sizes of our plants:
Sizes indicated with a # are roughly the equivalent in gallonage; so a #2 is about a 2 gallon pot size; b&b stands for balled and burlapped.