Sorghastrum nutans (Indian Grass)

This perennial grass features an upright mound of slender, blue-green blades topped with feathery, light brown flower panicles. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
3-5 ft tall x 1-2 ft wide
Attracts birds and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone

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

This low-mounding perennial grass features slender green blades that take on a blue cast and spikes of silvery flowers that mature to pale beige seed heads that add winter interest and food for birds. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
0.5-1 ft tall x 1 ft wide
Attracts birds and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone

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This perennial grass features an upright mound of slender, blue-green blades topped with feathery, light brown flower panicles. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
3-5 ft tall x 2-3 ft wide
Attracts birds and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone

More Info »