Go Back Blue Grama

Bouteloua gracilis

Plant Type: Grasses

Warm season (greens up in June) bunchgrass with blue-green foliage.  Delightful purplish comb-shaped flowers look like eyebrows; useful for borders and on very dry sites.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Flower Color

tan/purplish shades

Foliage Color

light green

Plant Spread

4'

Good Companions

Plant Height

8-16"

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

5-9

Soil Moisture

average and consistent water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

drough tolerant

Bloom Time

early summer

Critter Resistance

Exposure

full sun

Growth Rate

medium

Seasonal Interests

summer/fall/winter