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Andropogon glomeratus

Common Name(s):
Bush beard grass
Category:
Ornamental Grass
Comment:

Native; 3/8 in. wide green leaves in summer; turn copper-orange in fall; retains color well into winter

Light:
Sun to very light shade
Height:
2-4 ft.
Zones:
7-9
Form:
Sturdy, upright
Soil:
Prefers moist to damp sites; not drought tolerant
Inflorescence:
Densely clustered bushy bracts at top of stems; good in cut or dried arrangements

NCCES plant id: 578

Andropogon glomeratus Andropogon glomeratus