Coneflower Prairie Gift Adoption

Little Bluestem

Little Bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium)

This species is common on dry prairies. It grows to heights nearing three feet and sets seed in late autumn. Though smaller than big bluestem it is equally beautiful with a beautiful blue tinted color during spring and summer that fades into reddish brown tones in the fall. Grass Family (Poaceae)

Donation Level: Bluestem Grasses ($100,000)