Andropogon gerardii
Big bluestem


Seeds per packet 400
Light full sun, part shade
Moisture Dry to Medium
Height 1 to 2 m
Flowering August – October
Germination code A
Other common names Tall bluestem, Turkeyfoot

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Big bluestem is a stunning perennial grass to add drama to any native plant garden. It can reach 4 to 6 feet in height, and works well as an accent plant.  If given the right conditions it will flower and set seed in the first year.

For germination instructions see the Seed Treatments page.