Prairie Dropseed is one of the most popular and showiest of the prairie grasses. It makes a well defined and very distinctive border for your garden. Prairie dropseed grows between 2 to 3’ and is drought tolerant, making it an ideal ground-cover or accent plant for sunny and dry site. This compact warm season bunch grass offers fine textured, deep green foliage with light and airy flower seed heads that appear in late summer.
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun / Part Shade|
|Soil Moisture||Wet-Mesic / Mesic (Medium) / Dry-Mesic / Dry|
|Bloom Time||Aug – Oct|
When planning your garden it is important not to forget about grasses and Prairie Dropseed is an excellent choice. It’s leaves remain through winter, lending interest throughout the season and takes on a nice golden hue all throughout the fall and winter.