Indian Grass 


Sorghastrum nutans, or Indian grass, was part of the North American tall-grass prairie.  It is a warm season, clumping grass, used for soil stabilization and for naturalizing.  It is easy to grow, likes full sun, and attracts butterflies.

Sorghastrum nutans     foliage blue/green, upright, 3-4'    flowers open copper, turn dark red by fall, 4-5'    zone 3