Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash 10

Little bluestem, Prairie beard grass, Broom beardgrass, Broom bluestem, Small bluestem
Schizachyrium scoparium Flower
flower
Schizachyrium scoparium Leaf
leaf
Schizachyrium scoparium Fruit
fruit
Schizachyrium scoparium Bark
bark
Schizachyrium scoparium Habit
habit
Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash
Useful plants
Family
Poaceae
Genus
Schizachyrium
Species
Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash
Common name(s)
  • Little bluestem
  • Prairie beard grass
  • Broom beardgrass
  • Broom bluestem
  • Small bluestem
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • erosion control
    • ornamental
    • revegetator
    • wildlife habitat
  • FORAGE
    • fodder
  • WEED
    • seed contaminant
Additional information
Phenology

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