Prairie Munchkin Little Bluestem
Schizachyrium scoparium 'Prairie Munchkin' PP #26,335
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||skits-ah-KEER-ee-um skoe-PAR-ee-um|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 24-30 in. tall and 20-24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Small, delicate creamy white flowers appear in fall|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Fall Color, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 9