What’s In Bloom | Little Bluestem

What’s In Bloom | Little Bluestem

Little Bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium) is a perennial warm-season bunchgrass native to most of Canada and the United States.2-4 feet tall, with blue-green leaves which turn reddish brown during fall and winter. Requires full sun; prefers infertile soils with varying textures, from sand to clay to gravel. Of high value to wildlife, providing food and habitat through its leaves and seeds.  Little Bluestem […]

What’s in Bloom | Joe-Pye Weed

What’s in Bloom | Joe-Pye Weed

Joe-Pye Weeds (Eutrochium spp.) are a genus of tall perennial wildflowers, native to the eastern United States and Canada. Up to 7 feet tall, they produce large clusters of tiny pink flowers in late summer.Beautiful and functional in gardens, due to their high value to native wildlife. Joe-Pye Weeds (Eutrochium spp.) are a genus containing 5 species of tall perennial wildflowers. […]