Andropogon gerardii

Big Blue Stem


A native grass to the Midwestern prairie. Great as background or accent in mixed plantings. Its foliage draws attention as it changes to different colors during the season. Also provides shelter and food for songbirds.

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Plant Details

Hardiness Zone Zone 3
Foliage Blue/Green
Flower Color Yellow
Height 4'-6'
Spread 2'-3'
Restrictions None
Light Sun