Schizachyrium scoparium, Little bluestem,


Schizachyrium scoparium, Little bluestem, Native Grass

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Botanic Name (s): Schizachyrium scoparium

Common Name(s): Switchgrass

Mature height :1.5-4ft

Mature spread:3-5ft

Bloom Time:Aug-October

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Soil moisture: Dry

Soil Type:

Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay

Sandy soil, coarse texture

Native Habitat: Open woods, pinelands, clearings

Notes: Tolerates poor soil, clumping habit. winter interest and wildlife cover, excellent forage grass

Erosion Control

High Wildlife Value: Songbirds Game Birds Small Mammals Waterfowl

FACU – Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands

Native to Coastal Regions

Native To Mountain Regions

Native to Piedmont Regions

Native Grass