Indian grass (Sorghastrum nutans)

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Indian Grass, scientifically known as Sorghastrum nutans, a native perennial grass that will add a touch of elegance and beauty to your landscape. Also With its tall, slender stems and feathery flower heads, this grass exudes a sense of grace and movement. So Growing up to 3 to 6 feet tall, it forms a lovely display of golden-brown flower spikes, creating a stunning visual spectacle.

Indian Grass is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Additionally, it provides seeds for birds and serves as a valuable habitat for various wildlife. Ideal for prairie gardens, native plant landscapes, and naturalistic settings, this hardy grass thrives in well-drained soil and full sun.

Embrace the allure of Indian Grass and create a pollinator-friendly haven in your garden while celebrating the beauty of this native grass and its importance in supporting biodiversity in your outdoor space.

Fun Facts:

  • Botanical Name: (Sorghastrum nutans)
  • Height: 36-60"
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Color: Blue green leaves/copper plumes
  • Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun
  • Hardiness Zones: 4-9
  • Colorado Native Grass
  • Native Habitat: Open Fields, Ditches and water ways

    More importantly here is what you get!

    At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Indian grass (Sorghastrum nutans) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

    Here is why it's important

    At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Indian grass (Sorghastrum nutans), to support them.

    These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. By using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

    Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!