University of Rhode Island

Andropogon gerardii

Big Bluestem

Clumping grass, green in summer, changing to tan, bronze, crimson in autumn. Flowers rise above clump in late summer. Persists into winter. Full sun, drought and salt tolerant. Native to RI. 4-8' x 2'.

Jennifer Anderson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

Jennifer Anderson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

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