Big Bluestem (Andropogon gerardii)
A warm-season native grass typically found in dry-wet prairies. This selection is not produced by The Prairie State Nursery and is not of Illinois Ecotype. Ecotypes may vary from order to order.
- Acronym: ANDGER-N
- Life-Cycle: Perennial
- Bloom Color: Tan-Gold
- Bloom Time: August - October
- Typical Height: 72"
- Light Preference: Full Sun
- Soil Preference: Mesic
- Root Structure: Fiberous and Short Rhizome
- Stratification: None Required
- Seeds per Ounce: 10,000*
- Seeds per Packet: 2,000*
Other scientific names used for this species:
Other common names used for this species:
- Turkey Foot
*Approximate, actual number of seeds may vary slightly by seed lot.