Andropogon gerardii

(Big Bluestem)

Growing
Requirements

Zone

3    (-40°F/ 40°C)

 Exposure

Full sun
 Form

Foliage Height

48"   (122 cm)

 Width

24"    (60 cm)

 Flower Height

84"    (213 cm)

 Flower Colour

Red, 3-parted, turkey foot-like clusters turn darker with age

 Bloom Time

August - September
 Watering Needs
Moderate-Low. Tolerates from wet to dry, drought tolerant once established

 Soil Preferences

Tolerates a wide range

Part of our Smart Plant (water smart) Collection