Indian Grass (Sorghastrum nutans) [sor-GAS-trum NEW-tanz]

Family Poaceae
Named Cultivars Sorghastrum nutans 'Bluebird', Sorghastrum nutans 'Indian Steel', Sorghastrum nutans 'Sioux Blue', Sorghastrum nutans 'St. Louis'
Plant Data
I am a... Deciduous Perennial
Mature Size 3 - 5 feet tall. 12 - 24 inches wide.
Sun Exposure Full Sun - Full Sun
Moisture Tolerance - Wet:
Zones 4a - 9b
Tags Wet Site Tolerant, Illinois Native
Bloom Period September to February
Flower Color Light Brown With Yellow Stamens
Animals That Use It


Data Sheets
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