Smoke Signal Little Bluestem

General Information

Smoke Signal Little Bluestem is an perennial grass. It will have an upright form and a nice controlled growth habit. The foliage of the little bluestem is typically narrow and finely textured in overall appearance. The leaves will be bluish-green from spring to later summer. They begin to turn scarlet red, transitioning to purplish-red in the fall. Smoke Signal Little Bluestem will have small tan colored seed heads in the fall. This plant will be a nice, ornamental choice for your landscape!

Additional Information

Schizachyrium scoparium ‘Smoke Signal’ will be 3 to 4 feet tall, with a width of 18 to 24 inches. It is recommended for USDA climate zones 3 to 9. Smoke Signal Little Bluestem will grow best in full sunlight conditions. It will do well with average amounts of moisture in a variety of soils. Once established, it will have good drought tolerance.

Shipping Notes

NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Due to Department of Agriculture regulations, we cannot send plants to California. Our products will ship with USPS, FedEx or UPS. They should take 2 to 3 days to reach most areas that we ship to. All of our plants will be shipped out within 7 to 10 business days, with certain exceptions.

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Mature Width 18 to 24 Inches
Mature Height 3 to 4 Feet
Light Full Sun
Planting Zone 3 to 9

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