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Sporobolus airoides

Alkali Sacaton Grass

Robust native warm-season bunch grass; lacy seed heads create a pink haze above the foliage. Drought tolerant (xeric).
Height: 3-4 ft
Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: June,July,August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
Item # Crop Image Size Current
Inventory
23644.1G #1 40
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Plant Characteristics


Attributes
• Drought Tolerant
• Salt Tolerant
• Container
• Fall Color
Critter Resistance
• Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
• Upright
Light Conditions
• Sun
Flower Color
• Yellow
Flower Hue
• Light
Flower Height
• 3' to 4'
Flower Type
• Panicle
Foliage Color
• Green
Leaf Texture
• Fine
Divide
• Every Five Years or Longer
Prune Time
• Jan/Feb/March
Flower Form
• Single
Flower Size
• 10" to 12"
Growth Rate
• Slow
Origin
• North America