Grass Andropogon gerardii 'Red October'
This native warm season grass provides wonderful architectural height, winter-long interest, and bold colors throughout the season. Deep green foliage emerges in spring with striking red tips. Flowering stems rise in late summer that bear scarlet, finger-like flower clusters. Impressive fall color. PP#26283.
Photo courtesy of Klehm’s Song Sparrow Farm and Nursery.
One of our Wicked Ruggeds, a list with our choices for perennials that stand the test of time... rugged, hardy and durable.
Native to the United States.
- Botanical Name
- Grass Andropogon gerardii 'Red October'
- Common Name
- Red October Big Bluestem
- Late Summer
- Hardy to Zone