Sporobolus heterolepsis (Prairie Dropseed)
Sporobolus heterolepsis
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Sporobolus heterolepsis

Prairie Dropseed

Plant Type: Grasses

Narrow emerald green leaves gracefully arch from the clump, tall inflorescences of silver flowers boom late summer, wonderful deep orange fall color,

  • Tall silver flowers
  • Blooms late summer
  • Emerald green leaves, deep orange fall color
Item # Pack Size  
4577605 30 3" Plug Please Login for Pricing

Height:

24-36 in

Spread:

24-36 in

Zone:

3-8

Sporobolus

Common Name: Prairie Dropseed

A native grass with very fine leaves with a dense clumping habit. Plants are drought tolerant and grow in a wide range of soils.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Dry
Average Soil
Moist Soil

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Good Container Plant

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Winter
Fall