Andropogon gerardii 'Red October'

Big Blue Stem


This native ornamental grass is tough like the species, but with a red-themed twist. Leaves start deep green with red highlights in spring. As fall approaches, the red increases and deepens to burgundy.

Plant Details

Patent # PP26283
Hardiness Zone Zone 3
Foliage Gray/Blue
Flower Color Red
Height 5'-6'
Spread 18"-24"
Restrictions None
Light Sun