Prairie Dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis)
Fine textured, emerald green leaves with long drooping seedheads. This grass turns golden yellow in the fall and looks great as part of a low border. Its fragrant and nutritious seeds will entice birds to stick around.
Scientific Name: Sporobolus heterolepis
Flower Colour: golden-yellow seedheads
Height: 1 to 2.5 ft
Sun Exposure: full sun
Bloom Period: August
Soil: medium to moist