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Andropogon gerardii Dancing Wind (Big Bluestem)

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Vertical clusters of flat leaves emerge greyish blue in the spring, maturing to green with touches of red in the summer, and finally turning bronze-burgundy with shades of lavender in the fall. Fast growth rate.

Blooms mid summer to late fall
6 ft tall x 2 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Tolerant to juglone
Deer resistant
Attracts birds


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar
Patent Info PPAF