‘The Blues’ Little Bluestem Grass
Schizachyrium scoparium 'The Blues'
Plant size: #1
2 feet high x 1 foot wide
‘The Blues’ Little Bluestem is a clump forming warm season grass (wakes up in May) with slender blue-green foliage in summer, then naturally turns a bright red-orange in autumn that persists thru winter providing an excellent contrast through the Wyoming winter. The grass forms a fluffy white seed heads in autumn. Little Bluestem is native to eastern Wyoming prairies so you know it can stand up to our brutal conditions.
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.