Schizachyrium ‘Standing Ovation’ Little Bluestem Grass



Schizachyrium ‘Standing Ovation’ Little Bluestem Grass


Schizachyrium scoparium ‘Standing Ovation’ 


Zone: 3-8
Exposure: Full Shade 
Mature Size: 2-3ft H, 15-18″ W 
Flowering Time: late summer to fall 

Flower Colour: purple bronze with white seed heads 


Description: The Standing Ovation Little Bluestem is worthy of applause all season. This native North American grass is good as ground cover of massing or texture in a rock garden. Sturdy upright habit of attractive fine textured blue-green foliage gives way to branches adorn with small flowers. Fluffy, light catching seed clusters when the foliage turns an intense orange-red in the fall. Enjoy this display of showy colour through most of the winter. 

Ornamental Features: Drought Tolerant, Erosion Control, Dry Soil, Shallow- Rocky Soil, Black Walnut, Attracts BIrds 

Landscape Features: Rain Garden, border, accent, containers, wildflower, meadoe and native grass gardens 

Additional information

Size - Perennial

1 Gal, 11 cm, 15 cm, 2 Gal, 9 cm