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Big Bluestem/ Red October

  • Amazing fall color and deep green summer foliage make it a good contrast to other grasses
  • Adaptable and drought tolerant once established
  • Can self-seed in ideal growing conditions
  • Cut back in late winter before new shoots grow
Scientific Name:
Andropogon gerardii 'Red October'
Zone: 4
Mature Height: 4-6'
Mature Spread: 2-3'
Size:
Average
Bloom Time:
Fall
Fruiting:
None
Flower Color:
Purple
Fall Color:
Red
Attributes:

Full Sun

Low Water

Deer Resistant