$4.25 – $6.95
Photo credit: Mark Marathon, from Wikimedia Commons
Soil: Xeric (Dry)
Sun: Full to part sun
Type: Warm season, perennial, rhizomatous.
This is an excellent grass to use in sandy soils. This drought tolerant species is found in open prairie and along sandy roadsides. It’s rhizomatous root system can help stabilize shoreline. It’s purplish spikelets (flower clusters) look like a purple haze in the distance!
Wildlife: Deer resistant
Other Names: Petticoat Climber