Andropogon glomeratus

Bushy Blue Stem

This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.

Shop Available Andropogon
Write a review
| Ask a Question

Item #: 316

Zones: 3a to 9b

Dormancy: Winter

Height: 55" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

This wonderful native has been a splendid addition in our garden for years. In the garden, the flattened blue-green foliage makes a very structural statement, reaching 6' tall, with only a 2-3' spread. In early fall (late summer in some climates), the plumes emerge. Usually after the first heavy frost, the plumes take on a billowing cloud-like appearance that is absolutely striking! We rank this #1 among seed heads on the ornamental grasses that we have grown!