University of Rhode Island

Sporobolus cryptandrus

Sand Dropseed

A warm season perennial bunchgrass. Leaves are narrow green blades 1/8 inch wide. Tolerates sandy soil, re-seeds well following drought. Somewhat salt tolerant. Full sun. Threatened /endangered in CT and NH. Native to RI. 24-30”.

Image courtesy of Mike Haddock, Kansas State University

Image courtesy of Mike Haddock, Kansas State University

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