Scientific Name Sorghastrum nutans
Plant Type Ornamental Grass
Mature Height 3'-8'
Plant Spread 3'
Flower Color Yellow
Bloom Time Fall
Character Deciduous
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade
Water Requirement Low
Wildlife Value Birds, Butterflies
Uses Accent, Mass Planting, Mixed Bed
Consider Combining with Great backdrop grass with combination border plantings like Flame Acanthus, any of the Coreopsis, and/or Rudbeckia.
Texas Native Yes
Description The inflorescence of this Texas native grass sometimes has a metallic golden sheen in Fall, which contrasts the blue-gray foliage.
Indiangrass Photo
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