Andropogon gerardii

Big bluestem

Native grass with variable color; inflorescence from bronze to gray blue, plant from red to brown and purple.

Characteristics & Attributes

Wetland Indicator Status
(FAC) Facultative
Plant Type
Grass/Grasslike
Mature Height
Up to 6'
Planting Zone
Slope
Classification by Use
Stream Restoration
Wetland Mitigation