Chameleon Little Bluestem

Schizachyrium scoparium 'Chameleon' PP #31,339

SKU #45740
4-10

Good to grow! 10

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OVERVIEW
Description A color-changing spectacle in the garden. Upright narrow leaves emerge striped green and cream before developing pink to light purple tips. Spikey blooms in late summer won't flatten in the snow, creating great winter interest. This compact grass is great in rock gardens or small spaces. Perennial.
Light Full sun
Watering Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Late summer, persisting through winter
Mature Size Reaches 2 ft. tall, 1 ft. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, North American Native Selection, Compact Form, Benefits Birds
Problems/Solutions Deer Resistant
Growth Rate Moderate
Growth Habit Vase-Shaped
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Variegated
CARE
Care Grows easily in a wide range of soils and environmental conditions including clay, high heat, and humidity. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates drought. Cut to the ground in late winter to early spring.

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