Photo Courtesy of Emerald Coast Growers

Andropogon gerardii Rain Dance (Big Bluestem)

Deep purple-burgundy flowers are held on red stems and rise above green foliage with red tips that transition to deep red in fall. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms midsummer to late fall
6 ft tall x 2 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Deer resistant


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