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16245 South Hwy. 71
Belton, MO 64012
Tel: (816) 331-9738
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Sporobolus heterolepis
Sporobolus heterolepis
Common Name: Prairie Dropseed
This 2005 Missouri Botanical Garden Plants of Merit winner forms a dense, graceful clump with thin, emerald green leaves that turn yellow or deep orange in fall. In August, seed heads form which give off a distinct aroma reminiscent of popped corn. This grass provides cover and food for wildlife. It is an excellent selection for any landscape.
Height: 18-24 Inches
Spread: 24-30 Inches
USDA Hardiness Zone: 3-9