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Grass-Sporobolis Heterolepsis, 1 gallon


Sporobolis Heterolepsis 

Common name: Prairie Dropseed 

This native American prairie plant forms a beautiful, upright, arching clump.

Slow-growing, but worth the wait.

The emerald green foliage is fine-textured.

The flowers appear in August; the 6-8" panicles rise 2-3' above the foliage and have a sweet fragrance.

In autumn, the plant turns a golden yellow, sometimes with orange hues, and then the entire plant turns a light brown for the winter months.

Extremely heat and drought tolerant. Clump forming.

Height: 24-36" (With plumes)

Spread: 24-36"

Exposure: Full sun

Zone: 3-9


 Information and Photos courtesy Bailey Nurseries, Inc