Sign up for News & Availability Emails
Site Search:
Customer Login
Print Wish List

My North Creek Nurseries Wish List

Click here for a printable version of this list.

Return to Plant List
Schizachyrium scoparium 'Standing Ovation'
Schizachyrium scoparium 'Standing Ovation'
Common Name: Little bluestem

A warm season grass that does well in poor, dry soils.  Spikey bluish-green stems and leaves transition to a sizzling display of oranges, reds, yellows, and purplish-browns in the autumn.  Also provides winter interest before cutting back in early spring to make way for new growth.

Height: 3-4 ft
Spread: 12-18 Inches
USDA Hardiness Zone: 3-8