Andropogon ternarius - Split bluestem
An ornamental perennial grass native to North America, Andropogon ternarius thrives in well-drained sandy or clay soil, is drought-tolerant and low-maintenance.
It provides nesting structure for native bees and seeds attract birds and small mammals.
Height: 3-6 ft
Sun: Sun to partial shade
Bloom color: blues, purples, and reds
Bloom time: August-November