- 2023 Indiana Natives
- Blue Stem - Big (Andropogon gerardii)
Blue Stem - Big (Andropogon gerardii)
Big Bluestem is a warm-season grass that actively grows during the summer when soil temperatures are warm. It is a big plant, getting over six feet tall in most situations. It has great fall color in the range of gold and pink. Vigorous growth habit.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium-Wet, Medium, Medium-Dry, Dry
Height - 7 feet
Bloom Time - June, July, August, September
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.