Dark green foliage turns dark purple, nearly black in the fall. Purplish-red blooms in September. Height 4-5′. PP#27,949.
Andropogon will attracts birds and small mammals to the garden. Prefers average, dry to medium well drained soil. Drought tolerant when established. Tolerates air pollution and a wide range of soils and growing conditions. May self seed in the garden. Warm season grass. Deer resistant.
- USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
- Exposure: Full Sun
- Bloom Time(s): September