Common name: Big bluestem
Description: warm season; sod forming (slow spreader)
Foliage - blue-green; fine to medium blade width;
100-200 cm (40-80") tall
Flowers - August through Sept; 150-250 cm (60-100") tall
Conditions: full sun to part shade; moist fertile soil; drought tolerant once established; thrives in both heavy and sandy soils.
Coldest zone: 3