Andropogon virginicus var. virginicus
Height: 3-4 ft
Spread: 1-2 ft
Warm Season, Blooms September-October
Sunlight: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Very Dry-Moist
Unlike non-native grasses, this warm season native is clump-forming, providing openings near its base where birds, small mammals, and other wildlife can move about and find shelter. Turns a golden color during winter. A host plant for Common Wood-Nymph butterflies and skippers. Birds depend upon the seeds in winter. Deer Resistant.