Perennial

Andropogon gerardii 'Rain Dance'

Rain Dance Big Bluestem

  • Showy maroon-red foliage in late summer and fall
  • Great companion plant for tall, late-blooming wildflowers
  • Native
  • Deer resistant
  • Salt tolerant

Tall and majestic, this outstanding native grass is easy to grow and offers the bonus of incredible maroon foliage color as the weather cools in fall and a plethora of seed that native songbirds love. Perfect for massing! Outstanding landscape color especially in fall. Very easy to grow. Deer and drought tolerant.  Outstanding for planting in waves of color.

Ornamental Grass
Ornamental Grass
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Native
Native
Full Sun
Full Sun
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Average Water
Average Water

Characteristics and Attributes