Photo Courtesy of Hoffman Nursery, Inc

Schizachyrium scoparium Chameleon (Variegated Little Bluestem)

This small grass bears green and cream striped blades that become flushed with pink and purple tones later in summer. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early spring to late summer
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
1-2 ft tall x 2-4 ft wide
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Nativar