Bluish green in spring, with red tinges in summer, and turning purplish in fall until it’s almost black. Shorter selection.
About Bluestem, Big
Vertical stems in a dense clump. Known for its three-pronged "turkey-foot" seed heads in late summer. From the prairie and savanna, it's drought-tolerant, reliably perennial, and adaptable. Best in lean soil. Emerges in late spring.