Indian Grass

Sorghastrum nutans

  • Warm season grass
  • Leaves turn brilliant mauve, red and purple in September- November
  • Dry to moist, tolerates a wide range of soil chemistries
  • Natural habitat: prairies, slopes, borders of woods
  • Birds eat seeds through the winter


Height: 3-7 ft
Zone: 4-9
Color: Green

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Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife:

» Attracts Songbirds

Critter Resistance:

» Deer Resistant

Foliage Color:

» Blue-green
» Green
» Purple
» Red
» Yellow

Exposure:

» Full Sun

Soil Moisture:

» Dry Soil
» Moist, Well Drained

Habit:

» Clump forming

Season of Interest (Foliage):

» Fall
» Spring
» Summer