Andropogon gerardi

Big Bluestem

  • Upright, clump-forming native grass
  • Heat, sun and drought-tolerant
  • Food and cover for wildlife
  • Height: 5-9 Feet
  • Spread: 24-36 Inches
  • Hardiness Zone: 3 - 7
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Interesting Notes:

Common name, "turkey foot" derived from appearance of seed heads.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Songbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Attributes
Sun-loving
Drought Tolerant
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Forage
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Habit
Perennial
Program
Grow Native!
MSD (Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District)
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